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carrier
British English: /ˈkarɪə/
American English: /ˈkɛriər/

Translation of carrier in German:

noun

  • 1
    (bearer)
    Träger, der
    carrier of good news
    Überbringer guter Nachrichten
  • 2 (conductor) See examples:be the carrier of something
    etwas transportieren od. leiten
  • 4 (on bicycle etc.) (for child passenger)
    Kindersitz, der
  • 8 (Medicine) (of disease)
    Ausscheider, der
    (Biology) (of characteristic)
    Konduktor, der

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