radar

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See also: RADAR, Radar, and raðar

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Originally spelled RADAR; an acronym of radio detection and ranging.

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Noun[edit]

radar (countable and uncountable, plural radars)

  1. (uncountable) A method of detecting distant objects and determining their position, velocity, or other characteristics by analysis of sent radio waves (usually microwaves) reflected from their surfaces
  2. (countable) A type of system using such method, differentiated by platform, configuration, frequency, power, and other technical attributes.
  3. (countable) An installation of such a system or of the transmitting and receiving apparatus.
  4. (countable, figuratively) A superior ability to detect something.
    His sensitive radar for hidden alliances keeps him out of trouble.

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  • RADAR (acronym of radio detection and ranging)

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Verb[edit]

radar (third-person singular simple present radars, present participle radaring, simple past and past participle radared)

  1. To scan with radar, or as if with radar.
    • 2002, Brian Jonathan Wolk, Ohio Traffic Tickets are for the Birds[1], ISBN 0595215211, page 156:
      He radars you while he's sitting in his patrol vehicle under a bridge.

Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radars)

  1. radar

Czech[edit]

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radar m

  1. radar

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French[edit]

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radar m (plural radars)

  1. radar

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English radar.

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Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radares)

  1. radar

Icelandic[edit]

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radar m (genitive singular radars, nominative plural radarar)

  1. radar device

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

English

Noun[edit]

radar m (invariable)

  1. radar

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

rādar

  1. first-person singular future passive indicative of rādō

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radares)

  1. radar (radio device for detecting distant objects)

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /râdaːr/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun[edit]

rȁdār m (Cyrillic spelling ра̏да̄р)

  1. radar

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Slovene[edit]

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rádar m inan (genitive rádarja, nominative plural rádarji)

  1. radar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

English radar.

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radares)

  1. radar
    • BBC Mundo. Desaparece avión sobre el Atlántico 2009-06-01.
      Un avión ... desapareció este lunes del control de los radares.
      "A plane ... disappeared this Monday from control of radars."

Swedish[edit]

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radar c

  1. radar

Turkish[edit]

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radar (definite accusative radarı, plural radarlar)

  1. (aviation) radar

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Uzbek[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar (plural radarlar)

  1. radar