Definition of dish antenna in English:

dish antenna

Syllabification: dish an·ten·na


  • A receiver or transmitter of electromagnetic energy, especially microwaves or radio waves, that consists of a reflector shaped like a shallow dish.
    More example sentences
    • Dealers who have been selling the digital receiver and dish antenna needed for DTH have reported good demand for these products, indicating its growing popularity.
    • A dish antenna and an electronic system embedded in a flat small box, called the set-top box, are the essential parts.
    • Then, to his surprise, the tiny dish antenna on top started searching the sky for a receiver.

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