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Noun: saucer  so-su(r)
  1. Something with a round shape resembling a flat circular plate
    "the moon's saucer hung in a cloudless sky";
    - disk [N. Amer], disc
     
  2. A small shallow dish for holding a cup at the table
     
  3. Directional antenna consisting of a parabolic reflector for microwave or radio frequency radiation
    - dish, dish aerial, dish antenna
     
  4. A disk used in throwing competitions
    - discus

Derived forms: saucers

Type of: directional antenna, disc, disk [N. Amer], flatware [N. Amer], round shape, sports equipment

Part of: microwave radar, radar, radio detection and ranging, radio reflector, radio telescope, radiolocation

Encyclopedia: Saucer