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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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