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radio


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Radio  \Ra"di*o\,  a. 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  or  employing,  or  operated  by  radiant 
  energy,  specifically  that  of  electric  waves;  hence 
  pertaining  to  or  employed  in  radiotelegraphy. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Radio-  \Ra"di*o-\ 
  A  combining  form  indicating  connection  with  or  relation  to 
  a  radius  or  ray;  specifically  (Anat.),  with  the  radius  of  the 
  forearm;  as  radio-ulnar,  radiomuscular  radiocarpal 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  radio 
  adj  :  (combining  form)  indicating  radiation  or  radioactivity; 
  radiochemistry" 
  n  1:  medium  for  communication  [syn:  {radiocommunication},  {wireless}] 
  2:  an  electronic  device  that  detects  and  demodulates  and 
  amplifies  transmitted  signals  [syn:  {radio  receiver},  {receiving 
  set},  {radio  set},  {tuner},  {wireless}] 
  3:  a  communication  system  based  on  broadcasting  electromagnetic 
  waves  [syn:  {wireless}] 
  v  :  transmit  messages  via  radio  waves;  "he  radioed  for  help" 




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