Example Sentences

the bonds were transmitted by carrier

refrigerated carriers have revolutionized the grocery business

Definitions

noun

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

noun

a radio wave that can be modulated in order to transmit a signal

Synonyms: carrier wave

noun

a man who delivers the mail

Synonyms: mailman, letter carrier, mail carrier, postman

noun

someone whose employment involves carrying something

Synonyms: bearer, toter

noun

a boy who delivers newspapers

Synonyms: newsboy

noun

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

Synonyms: immune carrier

noun

a person or firm in the business of transporting people or goods or messages

Synonyms: common carrier

noun

a self-propelled wheeled vehicle designed specifically to carry something

noun

a rack attached to a vehicle

noun

a large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for takeoffs and landings

Synonyms: aircraft carrier

noun

(genetics) an organism that possesses a recessive gene whose effect is masked by a dominant allele

Other words

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