sensor

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See also: Sensor and sensör

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Originated 1925–30 from sense +‎ -or.

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Noun[edit]

sensor (plural sensors)

  1. A device or organ that detects certain external stimuli and responds in a distinctive manner.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English sensor.

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Noun[edit]

sensor m (plural sensoren or sensors, diminutive sensortje n)

  1. sensor [from ca. 1960s]

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Indonesian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Dutch censor, from Latin censor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈsɛnsɔr]
  • Hyphenation: sèn‧sor

Noun[edit]

sensor or sènsor

  1. censor, an official responsible for the removal of objectionable or sensitive content.
  2. censoring, an act of censorship.

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Etymology 2[edit]

From English sensor. Pronunciation influenced by Dutch sensor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈsɛnsɔr]
  • Hyphenation: sèn‧sor

Noun[edit]

sensor or sènsor

  1. sensor, a device or organ that detects certain external stimuli and responds in a distinctive manner.

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin censor

Noun[edit]

sensor m (definite singular sensoren, indefinite plural sensorer, definite plural sensorene)

  1. a censor
  2. an examiner (education, of exam papers)

Etymology 2[edit]

From English sensor

Noun[edit]

sensor m (definite singular sensoren, indefinite plural sensorer, definite plural sensorene)

  1. a sensor (device)

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin censor

Noun[edit]

sensor m (definite singular sensoren, indefinite plural sensorar, definite plural sensorane)

  1. a censor
  2. an examiner (education, of exam papers)

Etymology 2[edit]

From English sensor

Noun[edit]

sensor m (definite singular sensoren, indefinite plural sensorar, definite plural sensorane)

  1. a sensor (device)

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Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

sensor m (plural sensores)

  1. sensor (device or organ that detects certain external stimuli)

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Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /senˈsoɾ/, [sẽnˈsoɾ]

Adjective[edit]

sensor (feminine singular sensora, masculine plural sensors, feminine plural sensoras)

  1. acting as a sensor

Noun[edit]

sensor m (plural sensores)

  1. sensor

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

sensor c

  1. a sensor

Declension[edit]

Declension of sensor 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative sensor sensorn sensorer sensorerna
Genitive sensors sensorns sensorers sensorernas

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