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dish antenna

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Noun1.dish antenna - directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiationdish antenna - directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation
directional antenna - an antenna that transmits or receives signals only in a narrow angle
microwave radar, radar, radio detection and ranging, radiolocation - measuring instrument in which the echo of a pulse of microwave radiation is used to detect and locate distant objects
radio reflector, radio telescope - astronomical telescope that picks up electromagnetic radiations in the radio-frequency range from extraterrestrial sources
scanner - a radar dish that rotates or oscillates in order to scan a broad area
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THE dish antenna is the only source of watching television in rural and far-flung areas because there is no cable system.
In order to point the enormous 70-meter dish antenna in the precise direction of the asteroid, numerous amateur astronomers assisted in the days leading up to Feb.
Kaleidoscope's satellite communication division, Kaleidoscope-TV, delivers DIRECTV satellite programming through its proprietary roof-top central dish system, which allows for a single compact dish antenna assembly to serve all the units in a building complex.
24 March 2010 - Norwegian antenna maker Comrod Communication ASA (OSL: COMROD) said today that it has won a contract to supply its Band IV dish antenna to Canadian sector player Ultra Electronics, without disclosing the value of the deal.
The cost for an adequate satellite TV is $27, plus $40 for the satellite dish antenna, so everyone can have it by paying only 100,000 ID, said Rahim Omar Karim, a shopkeeper.
The PAWDA58-29 parabolic dish antenna features 29-dbm gain and operates in the 5.
Rather than dealing with today's weaponry, the author concentrates on modern communications, from small transmitters used to locate dead soldiers' bodies to splicing into a dish antenna to send messages.
Land to the south of Halfway Lane, Dunchurch - determination as to whether prior approval is needed to install 15m timber monopole mast, three antenna, one dish antenna,and associated landscaping
For example, don't build under a rock overhang or at the receiving end of a protruding spire or point such as those inside a dish antenna.
The fact that would-be subscribers to the new CS services do not need to buy new dish antenna is expected to help subscriptions.
If neither of these two high-speed products is available, a third connection option is two-way satellite, which requires the installation of an outside dish antenna.
The world's largest fully steerable dish antenna was formally dedicated in West Virginia on August 25th and will commence regular observations in early 2001.