Captor
Captor Cap"tor, n. [L., a cather (of animals), fr. caper to take.] One who captures any person or thing, as a prisoner or a prize. [1913 Webster]

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  • captor — CAPTÓR, captoare, s.n. Aparat electric sau electromagnetic care serveşte la transformarea semnalelor sonore sau optice în semnale electrice. – Din fr. capteur. Trimis de valeriu, 11.02.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  captór s. n., pl. captoáre Trimis de… …   Dicționar Român

  • CAPTOR — may refer to:* (military) Euroradar CAPTOR is a radar system. * (military) CAPTOR mine is a naval anti submarine mine. * (definition) people holding others as prisoners …   Wikipedia

  • Captor — bezeichnet: Mark 60 CAPTOR, eine Seemine Das EuroRADAR CAPTOR des Eurofighter Typhoon Diese Seite ist eine Begriffsklärung zur Unterscheidung mehrerer mit demselben Wort bezeichneter Begriffe …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • captor — (n.) 1680s, from L. captor a catcher, agent noun from captus, pp. of capere to take (see CAPABLE (Cf. capable)). Fem. form captress recorded from 1867 …   Etymology dictionary

  • captor — captor, ra (Del lat. captor). 1. adj. Que capta. 2. Que captura. U. t. c. s.) 3. m. Am. En el mar, apresador …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • captor — |ô| adj. s. m. 1. Que ou o que captura. • captores s. m. pl. 2.  [Brasil] Povos nativos que procuram os meios de subsistência caçando, apanhando e colecionando animais selvagens e vegetais silvestres …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • captor — captor, ra adjetivo 1. Que capta o captura: Los captores del rehén huyeron en un coche marrón …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • captor — ► NOUN ▪ a person who imprisons or confines another …   English terms dictionary

  • captor — [kap′tər] n. [L] a person who captures (someone or something) or holds captive …   English World dictionary

  • captor — (Del lat. captor.) ► adjetivo/ sustantivo 1 Que capta: ■ instrumento captor de bajas frecuencias. 2 Que captura: ■ brigada captora. * * * captor, a (del lat. «captor, ōris») 1 adj. y n. Que capta o captura. 2 (Hispam.) m. Constructor de una presa …   Enciclopedia Universal

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