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Meaning of RADIO

Pronunciation:  'reydee`ow

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  a communication system based on broadcasting electromagnetic waves
  2. [n]  an electronic receiver that detects and demodulates and amplifies transmitted signals
  3. [n]  medium for communication
  4. [adj]  (combining form) indicating radiation or radioactivity; "radiochemistry"
  5. [v]  transmit messages via radio waves; "he radioed for help"

RADIO is a 5 letter word that starts with R.


 Synonyms: radiocommunication, wireless, wireless
 See Also: amplifier, broadcasting, clock radio, communicate, communication system, crystal set, demodulator, detector, heterodyne receiver, intercommunicate, push-button radio, radio, radio receiver, radio set, radio transmitter, radio-gramophone, radio-phonograph, radiotelegraph, radiotelegraphy, receiver, receiving set, receiving system, superhet, superheterodyne receiver, tuner, wireless telegraph, wireless telegraphy



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Ra"di*o\, a.
    Of or pertaining to, or employing, or operated by, radiant
    energy, specifically that of electric waves; hence,
    pertaining to, or employed in, radiotelegraphy.
  2. \Ra"di*o-\
    A combining form indicating connection with, or relation to,
    a radius or ray; specifically (Anat.), with the radius of the
    forearm; as, radio-ulnar, radiomuscular, radiocarpal.
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming that you are listening to the radio, symbolizes your awareness and intuition toward a particular situation. What you hear through the radio also represents messages from your unconscious. It is possible that it is some for of ESP or telepathic communication. Dreaming that a radio is turned off indicates that you have the ability to help or assist in some situation, but you are refusing to do so.