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(2) a monitor
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English

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] monitor (warner), from perfect passive participle monitus (warning), from verb monere (warn; threaten)

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
monitor

Plural
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  1. Someone who watches over something; a person in charge of something or someone.
  2. (computing) A device similar to a television set used as to give a graphical display of the output from a computer.
  3. (computing) A program for viewing and editing, as in machine code monitor.
  4. (nautical) A class of warship designed for shore bombardment rather than combat with other ships.
  5. (military) A type of warship designed for riverine warfare
  6. (UK) A student leader in a class
  7. (US)(obsolete) An all-iron steam-powered screw-propelled warship with one or two dual gun turrets, and low freeboard
  8. (archaic) An ironclad
  9. A monitor lizard.

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Verb

Infinitive
to monitor

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to monitor (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (transitive) To watch over, guard.
    He carefully monitored the chemical experiment.

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Croatian

Etymology

From English monitor.

Noun

monitor m. sg.

  1. monitor

Polish

Noun

monitor m. [[Category:Template:lang:pl nouns|monitor]]

  1. (computing) monitor (electronic device as in computer monitor)

Declension

Singular Plural
Nominative monitor monitory
Genitive monitora monitorów
Dative monitorowi monitorom
Accusative monitor monitory
Instrumental monitorem monitorami
Locative monitorze monitorach
Vocative monitorze monitory

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Spanish

Noun

monitor m. (plural monitores)

Singular
monitor m.

Plural
monitores m.

  1. monitor (electronic device)

Synonyms

Noun

monitor m. (feminine monitora, masculine plural monitores, feminine plural monitoras)

  1. coach, trainer

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