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detector

noun

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a device that detects some physical quantity and responds usually with a transmitted signal
  • a motion detector to thwart burglaries

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The first known use of detector was in 1541

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“Detector.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/detector. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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