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antennanoun [C]

us   /ænˈten·ə/
  • antenna noun [C] (INSECT)

plural antennae /ænˈten·i/ either of the two long, thin parts attached to the head of an insect that it uses to know what is around it: fig. Her political antennae helped her answer questions without offending anyone.
  • antenna noun [C] (BROADCASTING)

plural antennas a structure made of metal rods or wires, often positioned on top of a building or vehicle, that receives or sends radio or television signals
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