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Definition 1: any device that receives a signal or stimulus (as heat or pressure or light or motion etc.) and responds to it in a distinctive manner - [noun denoting artifact]

Synonyms for sensor in the sense of this definition

(sensor is a kind of ...) an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose

"the device is small enough to wear on your wrist" "a device intended to conserve water"

(... is a kind of sensor ) detector that gives a signal when it detects the presence of metal; used to detect the presence of stray bits of metal in food products or to find buried metal

(... is a kind of sensor ) detector consisting of an electromagnetic device; used to locate explosive mines

(... is a kind of sensor ) a transducer used to detect and measure light and other radiations

(... is a kind of sensor ) a screening device for traces of explosives; used at airline terminals

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