English - Vietnamese Dictionary
detect /di'tekt/Concise Dictionary
- ngoại động từ
- dò ra, tìm ra, khám phá ra, phát hiện ra
- to detect someone in doing something: phát hiện thấy người nào đang làm gì
- to detect a symptom of disease: phát hiện ra triệu chứng bệnh
+discover or determine the existence, presence, or fact of
Advanced English Dictionary
1 uncover, find (out), discover, locate, learn of, ascertain, determine, dig up, unearth:
The pathologist detected the presence of prussic acid in the victim's bloodstream.
2 perceive, note, notice, identify, spot, observe, sense, read, scent, smell, discern, feel, catch, find:
Did I detect a tone of sarcasm in your reply, young man?
+ verbCollocation Dictionary
[VN] to discover or notice sth, especially sth that is not easy to see, hear, etc: The tests are designed to detect the disease early. + an instrument that can detect small amounts of radiation + Do I detect a note of criticism?
detectable adjective: The noise is barely detectable by the human ear.
A lot of cancers can now be cured if they are detected early.
| quickly | easily, readily
Some substances can be detected fairly easily.
VERB + DETECT
be able to, be sensitive enough to, can
a machine that is sensitive enough to detect tiny amounts of explosives
| be unable to | be designed to | fail to
The test failed to detect any illegal substances.
| be difficult to, be hard to, be impossible to | be easy to, be possible to | be used to
be capable of detecting sth, a means/method/way of detecting sth
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