radio receiver


radio receiver
noun
an electronic receiver that detects and demodulates and amplifies transmitted signals
Syn: ↑receiving set, ↑radio set, ↑radio, ↑tuner, ↑wireless
Derivationally related forms: ↑radio (for: ↑radio)
Hypernyms: ↑receiver, ↑receiving system
Part Holonyms: ↑radio, ↑wireless, ↑radio-phonograph, ↑radio-gramophone
Part Meronyms: ↑amplifier, ↑detector, ↑demodulator

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noun
: a radio receiving set

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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