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detector

de·tec·tor

detector

 
pronunciation:
dih tek tr
features:
Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: something or someone that detects.
definition 2: a device that records or identifies something, esp. changes in radiation, temperature, pressure, or the like.
motion detectorsmoke detector
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