noun Date: 1751 1. one that interrogates 2. a radio transmitter and receiver for sending out a signal that triggers a transponder and for receiving and displaying the reply

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  • Interrogator — In*ter ro*ga tor, n. [L.: cf. F. interrogateur.] One who asks questions; a questioner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • interrogator — interrogate ► VERB 1) ask questions of (someone) closely, aggressively, or formally. 2) obtain data or information automatically from (a device, database, etc.). DERIVATIVES interrogation noun interrogator noun. ORIGIN Latin interrogare question …   English terms dictionary

  • interrogator — noun One who interrogates; a person who asks questions; a questioner. Syn: questioner, inquirer, inquisitor See Also: interrogate, interrogation …   Wiktionary

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