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  Words related to monitor

Related / Similar Words: monitor lizard, varan, monitoring device, Monitor, admonisher, reminder, proctor, supervise, ride herd on

 

Definition:
  • any of various large tropical carnivorous lizards of Africa and Asia and Australia; fabled to warn of crocodiles;
  • a piece of electronic equipment that keeps track of the operation of a system continuously and warns of trouble;
  • electronic equipment that is used to check the quality or content of electronic transmissions;
  • display consisting of a device that takes signals from a computer and displays them on a CRT screen;
  • an iron-clad vessel built by Federal forces to do battle with the Merrimac;
  • someone who gives a warning so that a mistake can be avoided;
  • someone who supervises (an examination);
  • keep tabs on; keep an eye on; keep under surveillance;

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    Hyponyms: African monitor, Varanus niloticus, Komodo dragon, Komodo lizard, dragon lizard, giant lizard, Varanus komodoensis, cardiac monitor, heart monitor, electronic fetal monitor, electronic foetal monitor, fetal monitor, foetal monitor, television monitor, tv monitor, invigilator, spy, stag, snoop, sleuth

     

    Part Meronyms: television, television system, computer, computing machine, computing device, data processor, electronic computer, information processing system

     

    Member Meronyms: Varanus, genus Varanus

     

    Derivational Morphology: supervise, ride herd on, warn, discourage, admonish, monish, caution, invigilate, proctor, supervision, supervising, superintendence, oversight, supervisor, monitoring

     

    Language Translations:
    Croatian: monitor   Dutch: monitor  
    French: écran   German: Monitor  
    Greek: οθόνη   Japanese: モニター  
    Polish: monitor   Portuguese: monitor  
    Russian: монитор   Serbian: екран  
    Spanish: monitor   Swedish: bildskärm  
    Turkish: ekran  
     
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