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Definition 1: any of various large tropical carnivorous lizards of Africa and Asia and Australia; fabled to warn of crocodiles - [noun denoting animal]

Synonyms for monitor in the sense of this definition

(monitor is a kind of ...) relatively long-bodied reptile with usually two pairs of legs and a tapering tail

(... is a kind of monitor ) destroys crocodile eggs

(... is a kind of monitor ) the largest lizard in the world (10 feet); found on Indonesian islands

(... is a member of monitor) type and sole extant genus of the Varanidae

Definition 2: a piece of electronic equipment that keeps track of the operation of a system continuously and warns of trouble - [noun denoting artifact]

(monitor is a kind of ...) equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)

(... is a kind of monitor ) a piece of electronic equipment for continual observation of the function of the heart

(... is a kind of monitor ) an electronic monitor that monitors fetal heartbeat and the mother's uterine contractions during childbirth

Definition 3: electronic equipment that is used to check the quality or content of electronic transmissions - [noun denoting artifact]

(monitor is a kind of ...) equipment that involves the controlled conduction of electrons (especially in a gas or vacuum or semiconductor)

(... is a kind of monitor ) monitor used in a studio for monitoring the program being broadcast

(... is part of monitor) a telecommunication system that transmits images of objects (stationary or moving) between distant points

Definition 4: display produced by a device that takes signals and displays them on a television screen or a computer monitor - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for monitor in the sense of this definition

(monitor is a kind of ...) an electronic device that represents information in visual form

(... is a kind of monitor ) a device that displays signals on a computer screen

(monitor is a part of ...) electronic equipment that provides visual images of varying electrical quantities

(... is part of monitor) a machine for performing calculations automatically

Definition 5: an ironclad vessel built by Federal forces to do battle with the Merrimac - [noun denoting artifact]

(monitor is an instance of ...) a craft designed for water transportation

Definition 6: someone who gives a warning so that a mistake can be avoided - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for monitor in the sense of this definition

(monitor is a kind of ...) a person who cares for persons or property

Definition 7: someone who supervises (an examination) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for monitor in the sense of this definition

(monitor is a kind of ...) one who supervises or has charge and direction of

(... is a kind of monitor ) someone who watches examination candidates to prevent cheating

Definition 8: keep tabs on; keep an eye on; keep under surveillance - [verb of perception]

Samples where monitor or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • we are monitoring the air quality
  • the police monitor the suspect's moves

Synonyms for monitor in the sense of this definition

(monitor is a kind of ...) watch attentively

"Please observe the reaction of these two chemicals"

(... is a kind of monitor ) watch, observe, or inquire secretly

Definition 9: check, track, or observe by means of a receiver - [verb of perception]

(monitor is a kind of ...) watch attentively

"Please observe the reaction of these two chemicals"

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