radio

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English[edit]

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A radio receiver from 2000.

Etymology[edit]

From Latin radius ‎(ray).

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Noun[edit]

radio ‎(countable and uncountable, plural radios)

  1. (uncountable) The technology that allows for the transmission of sound or other signals by modulation of electromagnetic waves.
  2. (countable) A device that can capture (receive) the signal sent over radio waves and render the modulated signal as sound.
  3. (countable) A device that can transmit radio signals.
  4. (Internet, uncountable) The continuous broadcasting of sound recordings via the Internet in the style of traditional radio.

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Verb[edit]

radio ‎(third-person singular simple present radios, present participle radioing, simple past and past participle radioed)

  1. (intransitive, transitive, transitive, intransitive) To use two-way radio to transmit (a message) (to another radio or other radio operator).
    I think the boat is sinking; we'd better radio for help. / I radioed him already. / Radio the coordinates this time. / OK. I radioed them the coordinates.
  2. (transitive) To order or assist (to a location), using telecommunications.
    • 2002, Jack Dave, Death Bridge, iUniverse, ISBN 978-0-595-21407-5, page 40:
      “Could you call them here? I'd like to talk to them. Or if they're out in the field, radio them in.”
    • 2006, Angie Morgan, Leading from the front: no excuse leadership tactics for women, page 111:
      When I told him that they weren't back yet, he asked if we could radio them back early [] Radioing them in was fine with me.
    • 2006, Kimberly Johnson, Amy's Secret, page 14:
      When she arrived, she was told that Tad wasn't there and to have a seat and wait while they radioed him in.

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio f ‎(plural radios)

  1. radio

Crimean Tatar[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin radius.

Noun[edit]

radio

  1. radio

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Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio c (singular definite radioen, plural indefinite radioer)

  1. (technology) radio

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(plural radio's, diminutive radiootje n)

  1. radio, tuner

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Esperanto[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio ‎(accusative singular radion, plural radioj, accusative plural radiojn)

  1. radio

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio

  1. radio

Declension[edit]

Inflection of radio (Kotus type 3/valtio, no gradation)
nominative radio radiot
genitive radion radioiden
radioitten
partitive radiota radioita
illative radioon radioihin
singular plural
nominative radio radiot
accusative nom.? radio radiot
gen. radion
genitive radion radioiden
radioitten
partitive radiota radioita
inessive radiossa radioissa
elative radiosta radioista
illative radioon radioihin
adessive radiolla radioilla
ablative radiolta radioilta
allative radiolle radioille
essive radiona radioina
translative radioksi radioiksi
instructive radioin
abessive radiotta radioitta
comitative radioineen

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio f ‎(plural radios)

  1. radio, tuner

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Galician[edit]

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Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(plural radios)

  1. a radio
  2. (uncountable) radium
  3. radius (of a circular object)
  4. (anatomy) radius (bone in the forearm)

Ido[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio (plural radii)

  1. radio

Indonesian[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio

  1. radio

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio

  1. radio

Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin radius.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(plural radi)

  1. (anatomy) radius
  2. radium
  3. Alternative form of raggio

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Noun[edit]

radio f ‎(invariable)

  1. radio

Verb[edit]

radio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of radiare

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From radius ‎(spoke of a wheel).

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Verb[edit]

radiō ‎(present infinitive radiāre, perfect active radiāvī, supine radiātum); first conjugation

  1. (active) I cause to radiate, irradiate.
  2. (passive) I radiate, emit beams.

Inflection[edit]

   Conjugation of radio (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present radiō radiās radiat radiāmus radiātis radiant
imperfect radiābam radiābās radiābat radiābāmus radiābātis radiābant
future radiābō radiābis radiābit radiābimus radiābitis radiābunt
perfect radiāvī radiāvistī radiāvit radiāvimus radiāvistis radiāvērunt, radiāvēre
pluperfect radiāveram radiāverās radiāverat radiāverāmus radiāverātis radiāverant
future perfect radiāverō radiāveris radiāverit radiāverimus radiāveritis radiāverint
passive present radior radiāris, radiāre radiātur radiāmur radiāminī radiantur
imperfect radiābar radiābāris, radiābāre radiābātur radiābāmur radiābāminī radiābantur
future radiābor radiāberis, radiābere radiābitur radiābimur radiābiminī radiābuntur
perfect radiātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect radiātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect radiātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present radiem radiēs radiet radiēmus radiētis radient
imperfect radiārem radiārēs radiāret radiārēmus radiārētis radiārent
perfect radiāverim radiāverīs radiāverit radiāverīmus radiāverītis radiāverint
pluperfect radiāvissem radiāvissēs radiāvisset radiāvissēmus radiāvissētis radiāvissent
passive present radier radiēris, radiēre radiētur radiēmur radiēminī radientur
imperfect radiārer radiārēris, radiārēre radiārētur radiārēmur radiārēminī radiārentur
perfect radiātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect radiātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present radiā radiāte
future radiātō radiātō radiātōte radiantō
passive present radiāre radiāminī
future radiātor radiātor radiantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives radiāre radiāvisse radiātūrus esse radiārī radiātus esse radiātum īrī
participles radiāns radiātūrus radiātus radiandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
radiāre radiandī radiandō radiandum radiātum radiātū

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Descendants[edit]

Noun[edit]

radiō

  1. dative singular of radium
  2. ablative singular of radium

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English radio.

Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(plural radios)

  1. radio

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

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Wikipedia no

Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(definite singular radioen, indefinite plural radioer, definite plural radioene)

  1. (a) radio

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Wikipedia nn

Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(definite singular radioen, indefinite plural radioar, definite plural radioane)

  1. (a) radio

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin radius ‎(ray).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio n

  1. radio (a device that can receive the signal sent over radio waves)
  2. radio station

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External links[edit]

  • radio in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio n (plural radiouri)

  1. radio

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /râːdio/
  • Hyphenation: ra‧di‧o

Noun[edit]

rȃdio m (Cyrillic spelling ра̑дио)

  1. radio

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio m, f ‎(plural radios)

  1. radio
Usage notes[edit]

Usually feminine, but often used as masculine in much of Latin America.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin radius.

Noun[edit]

radio m ‎(plural radios)

  1. (anatomy) radius
  2. (chemistry) radium

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

radio

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of radiar.

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio c

  1. (uncountable) radio (communication using radio waves)
  2. radio; receiver (device for receiving broadcast radio signals)

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Uzbek[edit]

Noun[edit]

radio ‎(plural radiolar)

  1. radio