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carrier
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
carrier /'kæriə/ (carrier-pigeon) /'kæriə,pidʤin/
  • pigeon)
      /'kæriə,pidʤin/
  • danh từ
    • người đưa, người mang; người chuyên chở
      • mail carrier: người đưa thư
    • hãng vận tải
      • commom carrier: những hãng vận tải đường bộ, đường sắt và đường thuỷ
    • cái đèo hang (ở xe đạp...)
    • (y học) người mang mầm bệnh; vật mang mầm bệnh
    • tàu chuyên chở
    • (hàng hải) tàu sân bay ((cũng) air-craft carrier)
    • chim bồ câu đưa thư ((cũng) carrier pigeon)
    • (kỹ thuật) vật mang, vật đỡ, giá đỡ
    • (vật lý) chất mang, phần tử mang
      • charge carrier: phần tử mang điện tích
Concise Dictionary
carriers'kærɪə
noun
+someone whose employment involves carrying something
+a self-propelled wheeled vehicle designed specifically to carry something
+a large warship that carries planes and has a long flat deck for takeoffs and landings
+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
+a person or firm in the business of transporting people or goods or messages
+a radio wave that can be modulated in order to transmit a signal
+a man who delivers the mail
+a boy who delivers newspapers
+(medicine) a person (or animal) who has some pathogen to which he is immune but who can pass it on to others
+a rack attached to a vehicle; for carrying luggage or skis or the like
+(genetics) an organism that possesses a recessive gene whose effect is masked by a dominant allele; the associated trait is not apparent but can be passed on to offspring

Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 bearer, porter; transporter, drayman, shipper, haulier or US hauler; carter:
The company we use as a carrier is expensive.
2 transmitter, Immunology vector, US Typhoid Mary:
She couldn't have caught the disease directly, only through some carrier.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 a company that carries goods or passengers from one place to another, especially by air: Delta Air Lines, the third-largest carrier in the US
2 a military vehicle or ship that carries soldiers or equipment from one place to another: an armoured personnel carrier
See also - AIRCRAFT CARRIER, PEOPLE CARRIER
3 a person who passes a disease to other people but does not suffer from it
4 a metal frame that is fixed to a bicycle and used for carrying bags
5 a person or thing that carries sth: Aquarius, the Water Carrier + a baby carrier (= for carrying a baby on your back or in front of you)
6 (BrE) = CARRIER BAG


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