radar

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See also: RADAR, Radar, raðar, and rådar

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

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.

Synonyms[edit]

  • 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, page 156:
      He radars you while he's sitting in his patrol vehicle under a bridge.

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radars)

  1. radar

Cornish[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar

  1. radar

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Czech[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈradar]
  • Rhymes: -adar
  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun[edit]

radar m inan

  1. radar
  2. speed camera

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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radars)

  1. radar

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English radar.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radares)

  1. radar

Icelandic[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar m (genitive singular radars, nominative plural radarar)

  1. radar device

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English radar.

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

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From English radar

Noun[edit]

radar m (definite singular radaren, indefinite plural radarer, definite plural radarene)

  1. radar

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From English radar

Noun[edit]

radar m (definite singular radaren, indefinite plural radarar, definite plural radarane)

  1. radar

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar m (plural radares)

  1. radar (radio device for detecting distant objects)
  2. (Brazil, informal) a speed detection device used by policemen and traffic controllers

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:radar.


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]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

rádar m inan (genitive rádarja, nominative plural rádarji)

  1. radar

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From 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]

Noun[edit]

radar c

  1. radar

Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: ra‧dar

Noun[edit]

radar

  1. radar.

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar (definite accusative radarı, plural radarlar)

  1. (aviation) radar

Declension[edit]

Inflection
Nominative radar
Definite accusative radarı
Singular Plural
Nominative radar radarlar
Definite accusative radarı radarları
Dative radara radarlara
Locative radarda radarlarda
Ablative radardan radarlardan
Genitive radarın radarların
Possessive forms
Singular Plural
1st singular radarım radarlarım
2nd singular radarın radarların
3rd singular radarı radarları
1st plural radarımız radarlarımız
2nd plural radarınız radarlarınız
3rd plural radarları radarları

Uzbek[edit]

Noun[edit]

radar (plural radarlar)

  1. radar