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  Definition of antenna
  1. one of a pair of mobile appendages on the head of e.g. insects and crustaceans; typically sensitive to touch and taste
  2. an electrical device that sends or receives radio or television signals
  3. sensitivity similar to that of a receptor organ; "he had a special antenna for public relations"
Similar Words: feeler, aerial, transmitting aerial

 

Hyponyms: dipole, dipole antenna, directional antenna, omnidirectional antenna, nondirectional antenna

 

Part Meronyms: receiver, receiving system, transmitter, sender

 

Derivational Morphology: feel, finger

 

Language Translations:
Croatian: antena   Dutch: antenne and voelspriet  
Finnish: antenni and tuntosarvi   French: antenne  
German: Antenne   Greek: κεραία  
Italian: antenna   Japanese: sc=Jpan  
Polish: antena and czułek   Romanian: antenă  
Russian: антенна   Swedish: antenn  
 
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