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An early radio receiver using a crystal detector.
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(Electronics) an early form of radio receiver having a crystal detector to demodulate the radio signals but no amplifier, therefore requiring earphones
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A simple radio receiver consisting of a Crystal detector, condenser, coil, and headphones.
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