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Engelsk navneord: carrier

1. carrier (om person) someone whose employment involves carrying something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe bonds were transmitted by carrier.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bearer, toter

Mindre specifikke termertraveler, traveller

2. carrier (om genstand) a self-propelled wheeled vehicle designed specifically to carry something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRefrigerated carriers have revolutionized the grocery business.

Mindre specifikke termerself-propelled vehicle

3. carrier (om genstand) a large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for takeoffs and landings

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)aircraft carrier, attack aircraft carrier, flattop

Mindre specifikke termercombat ship, war vessel, warship

Omfatter disse specifikke termerarrester, arrester hook, flight deck, landing deck

4. carrier (om masse el. substans) an inactive substance that is a vehicle for a radioactive tracer of the same substance and that assists in its recovery after some chemical reaction

Mindre specifikke termerchemical, chemical substance

5. carrier (om gruppe) a person or firm in the business of transporting people or goods or messages

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)common carrier

Mindre specifikke termerbusiness, business concern, business organisation, business organization, concern

Mere specifikke termerline

6. carrier (om fænomen) a radio wave that can be modulated in order to transmit a signal

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)carrier wave

Mindre specifikke termerradio emission, radio radiation, radio wave

7. carrier (om person) a man who delivers the mail

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)letter carrier, mail carrier, mailman, postman

Mindre specifikke termerdeliverer, delivery boy, deliveryman

8. carrier (om person) a boy who delivers newspapers

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)newsboy

Mindre specifikke termerdeliverer, delivery boy, deliveryman

9. carrier (om person) (medicine) a person (or animal) who has some pathogen to which he is immune but who can pass it on to others

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)immune carrier

Mindre specifikke termerimmune, transmitter, vector

Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerMallon, Mary Mallon, Typhoid Mary

Overordnet emneområdemedical specialty, medicine

10. carrier (om genstand) a rack attached to a vehicle; for carrying luggage or skis or the like

Mindre specifikke termerrack

Mere specifikke termerbomb rack, luggage carrier, luggage rack, roof rack, ski rack

11. carrier (om dyr) (genetics) an organism that possesses a recessive gene whose effect is masked by a dominant allele; the associated trait is not apparent but can be passed on to offspring

Mindre specifikke termerbeing, organism

Overordnet emneområdegenetic science, genetics

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