scrambler


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scram·bler

 (skrăm′blər)
n.
1. An electronic device that scrambles telecommunication signals to make them unintelligible to anyone without a special receiver.
2. A motorcycle with thick ridged tires and strong suspension, designed for riding and racing across rough terrain.
3. Football A quarterback who frequently scrambles.

scrambler

(ˈskræmblə)
n
1. (Botany) a plant that produces long weak shoots by which it grows over other plants
2. (Telecommunications) an electronic device that renders speech unintelligible during transmission, normal speech being restored at the receiving system

scram•bler

(ˈskræm blər)

n.
1. a person or thing that scrambles.
2. an electronic device that mixes telecommunications signals to make them unintelligible without a corresponding receiver.
[1680–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.scrambler - a rapid mover; someone who scrambles; "their quarterback was a good scrambler"; "scramblers can often unnerve a better tennis player"
mover - someone who moves
2.scrambler - a lightweight motorcycle equipped with rugged tires and suspensionscrambler - a lightweight motorcycle equipped with rugged tires and suspension; an off-road motorcycle designed for riding cross country or over unpaved ground
bike, motorcycle - a motor vehicle with two wheels and a strong frame
3.scrambler - electronic equipment that makes speech unintelligible during transmission and restores it at reception
electronic equipment - equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)
Translations
جِهاز يُشَوِّش المُكالَمات
utajovač
forvrænger
zavaró
ruglari

scrambler

[ˈskræmbləʳ] N
1. (Telec) → emisor m de interferencias
2. (= motorcyclist) → motociclista mf de motocross

scrambler

[ˈskræmblər] n (TELECOMMUNICATIONS)brouilleur m

scrambler

n
(Telec) → Chiffriergerät nt
(= motorcyclist)Querfeldeinfahrer(in) m(f)

scramble

(ˈskrӕmbl) verb
1. to crawl or climb quickly, using arms and legs. They scrambled up the slope; He scrambled over the rocks.
2. to move hastily. He scrambled to his feet.
3. (with for) to rush, or struggle with others, to get. The boys scrambled for the ball.
4. to distort (a telephone message etc) so that it can only be received and understood with a special receiver.
noun
(sometimes with for) an act of scrambling; a rush or struggle. There was a scramble for the best bargains.
ˈscrambler noun
a device for scrambling telephone messages.
scrambled egg(s)
beaten eggs cooked with milk and butter until thick.
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A DISORIENTATED scrambler called for help after he got stuck on a dangerous cliff face in north Snowdonia.
A SCRAMBLER called for help after he got stuck on a cliff face in Snowdonia.
Recently, police have been carrying out a crackdown on scrambler bikers in Birmingham and Solihull.
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Italian motorcycle brand, Moto Morini's iconic motorcycles 1200 Granpasso and 1200 Scrambler will make its India entry at the upcoming Auto Expo 2014.