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Russian translation of “detector”

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detector

noun [C]
 
 
/dɪˈtektər/
a piece of equipment used to discover something, especially something that is difficult to see, hear, smell, etc
прибор для обнаружения чего-либо
a smoke detector Laboratory equipmentMachinery and machinesHousehold equipment and domestic chores
Translations of “detector”
in Chinese (Traditional) 探測器, 測量器…
in Turkish tarayıcı, dedektör…
in Chinese (Simplified) 探测器, 测量器…
in Polish czujnik, detektor, wykrywacz…
(Definition of detector from the Cambridge English-Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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