Translation of receiver in Spanish:
- 1 (Telecommunications) to lift or pick up the receiverlevantar el auricular ( or el tubo etc. )to replace or put down the receivercolgar el auricular ( or el tubo etc. )Example sentences
- Working independently, Gray and Bell both developed systems based on electromagnetic receivers with steel diaphragms.
- A speech signal is encoded using code excited linear prediction for use in transmitting the speech signal to a receiver.
- Generally, it is of no value for the transmitter to outdistance the receiver.
- Naturally curious, I picked up the receiver and listened in.
- She stopped, listened to it ring again, and picked up the receiver.
- He must have been alone because he picked up the receiver at the first ring.
- 2 (Radio, Television) (before noun) receiver dishExample sentences
- A handheld receiver detects radio emissions from these satellites.
- Car dealers also offer satellite radio receivers as a factory-installed option.
- This would see data being broadcast over the airwaves into radio receivers which, if they've been fitted with special screens, could transmit video images.
- 3 (Business, Law)(official) receiver to call in the receivers≈ solicitar la cesación de pagos (Southern Cone)Example sentences
- Sometimes anonymous cards are sent and the receiver has to guess who the sender might be.
- Each time a document is sent, the receiver can check with the security firm to verify the sender's identity.
- But for the receiver to enjoy the gift without feeling guilty they must also give.
- At the start of this year receivers were appointed to manage the brand in Glasgow, Dundee, Aberdeen, and Stirling.
- This point is well taken, as the appointment of a receiver does not necessarily mean that the company's business operations are to be suspended.
- It is likely they would agree that the appointment of a receiver might be the drastic, but necessary, step that is needed.
- 4 (in US football) (Sport)Example sentences
- An example is a tennis player: When the server starts to serve, the receiver is already in motion.
- An ace is when the receiver does not get his racket on the serve; if a receiver mis-hits a serve it is called a service winner.
- He has an outside chance of sticking with the Eagles as a fifth receiver and special-teams player.
- He struggled in goal-line situations last season and is not a great receiver or pass blocker.
- While he makes some sensational grabs, he also drops more passes than an elite receiver should.
- 5 (of stolen goods)comerciante (masculine or feminine) de mercancía robadaExample sentences
- It will target all criminals, from burglars and street robbers to drug dealers, car criminals and receivers of stolen goods.
- This is an extremely wide provision designed to criminalize those who help a thief or a receiver.
- While car criminals infuriate Fry he is as angry with receivers of stolen goods.
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