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“burglar alarm” in British English

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burglar alarmnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈbɜː.ɡlər əˌlɑːm/ us /ˈbɝː.ɡlɚ əˌlɑːrm/

a device on a building that gives a warning such as making a loud noise or flashing a light, or tells the police, if someone tries to enter the building illegally

(Definition of “burglar alarm” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“burglar alarm” in Business English

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burglar alarmnoun [ C ]

uk us

a device on a building that makes a loud noise or tells the police if someone tries to enter the building illegally

(Definition of “burglar alarm” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)