detector

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From detect +‎ -or (agent noun forming suffix).

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Noun[edit]

detector (plural detectors)

  1. A device capable of registering a specific substance or physical phenomenon.
    Smoke detectors are mandatory in public buildings.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

detector m (plural detectors, diminutive detectortje n)

  1. detector

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

detector m (plural detectores)

  1. detector

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