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transistor radio

n.
A small portable radio using transistorized circuitry.
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transistor radio

n(radio f inv a) transistor m inv
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Soldiers also recovered several guns, rechargeable flashlights, a transistor radio, five jungle bolos, cooking paraphernalia and personal belongings from the rebels.
Dust off the old transistor radio, re-tune your car radio to 1368khz MW, which is a good signal all day here in west Wales, and listen to radio presenting as it should be.
Looking like a transistor radio, it had a fake keyboard on the front and was played by touching the keys - actually just flat metal contacts - with a metal pen-like stylus.
The military said the suspect was carrying two hand grenades, an improvised explosive device, a handgun with bullets, a laptop, two mobile telephones, 23 thumb drives, 23 memory cards, 18 SIM cards, a transistor radio and batteries.
After leaving the bomb hidden inside a transistor radio on board Flight 858, the North Korean agents disembarked at Abu Dhabi, in the UAE, as the plane flew on to Seoul before exploding.
This book compiles a comprehensive list of some of the most iconic designs of recent times ranging from the transistor radio to the kindle.
Through both of those summer pennant drives and October World Series appearances, I usually had my transistor radio to my ear, listening to all of the action.
I looked around for another device to use the batteries in, such as a transistor radio, but few items use 9-volt batteries anymore.
At the center of the push is the use of PSAs promoting the service, which would be the biggest positive move toward ubiquitous personal access to over-the-air AM-FM since the demise of the transistor radio.
Kathy Yankee said the best Christmas gift she ever got was a transistor radio, a gift that brought her extreme happiness, momentary heartbreak and profound joy by the time she finally opened it.
It's cool enough to leave on the side to enjoy its retro looks, while it holds all the stuff you'll need, at some point | Transistor radio cables and clobber bag PS25.
Video games are a special case to some degree, as they emerged as a new industry at the time the transistor radio was born.