receiving set


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Noun1.receiving set - an electronic receiver that detects and demodulates and amplifies transmitted signalsreceiving set - an electronic receiver that detects and demodulates and amplifies transmitted signals
amplifier - electronic equipment that increases strength of signals passing through it
clock radio - a radio that includes a clock that can be set to turn it on automatically
crystal set - an early radio receiver using a crystal detector
detector - electronic equipment that detects the presence of radio signals or radioactivity
demodulator, detector - rectifier that extracts modulation from a radio carrier wave
heterodyne receiver, superhet, superheterodyne receiver - a radio receiver that combines a locally generated frequency with the carrier frequency to produce a supersonic signal that is demodulated and amplified
push-button radio - a radio receiver that can be tuned by pressing buttons
radio, wireless - a communication system based on broadcasting electromagnetic waves
radio-gramophone, radio-phonograph - electronic equipment consisting of a combination of a radio receiver and a record player
receiver, receiving system - set that receives radio or tv signals
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As The Journal reported, William was accused of possessing wireless telegraphy apparatus including "one complete receiving set of a fairly formidable type that could receive a message from a considerable distance, probably Paris or Berlin".
To ensure correct navigation, Mackay purchased a nine-valve superheterodyne wireless receiving set, and carried it for the whole trip.
That first day's broadcast came from a small room over a cinema at 19 Castle Street, opposite the castle where the Marquess of Bute, in his winter smoking room, sat in front of a very expensive Crossley model XJ four-tube crystal receiving set - finest Waterstone crystal, naturally.
In Barcelona six hospitals and eight sanitoria were built and dental services and surgery were free, provided by doctors, receiving set payments.
I should be much interested in learning how the use of the receiving set can be controlled so that a monthly fee can be charged for its use" (Terrell 1923).
5-inch full HD monitor, features an embedded DTV tuner so that users can watch digital HD broadcasts without a special receiving set.
Louis Club building at 3663 Lindell, some 25 blocks from the KSD studio, and the night's entertainment was to center around listening to KSD a special receiving set.
She recalls, while living in Pittsburgh in about 1924, listening with her family to radio station KDKA on a crystal receiving set.
James Newson's 165 yards in receiving set an OSU bowl record and were second-most in Insight Bowl history behind Shawn Foreman's 189 yards for West Virginia in 1998.
The ANNLR-l Avenger FLIR Receiving Set made by Raytheon (El Segundo, CA) consists of a passive, serial scanned, infrared imaging system operating in the 8-12 [micro] spectral region.
The display is created in real time by the computer in your receiving set, rather than by a director in the program-originator's control room.
The receiving set itself could be made to display in detail how to program the TV selection.