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Dictionary Definition

mixer

Noun

1 a party of people assembled to promote sociability and communal activity [syn: sociable, social]
2 club soda or fruit juice used to mix with alcohol
3 electronic equipment that mixes two or more input signals to give a single output signal
4 a kitchen utensil that is used for mixing foods

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English

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. blender (machine)
  2. The non-alcoholic drink (such as lemonade, Coca-Cola or fruit juice) that is added to spirits to make cocktails.
    Do we have any mixers? I don't want to drink this Vodka neat.

Translations

blender

Related terms

Extensive Definition

Mixer may refer to:
An electronics device:
  • Electronic mixer, a device for mixing signals
  • Frequency mixer, a telecommunications device used to alter the carrier frequency of a signal
  • Audio mixing console, an electronic device for combining, routing, and changing the level, tone, and/or dynamics of two or more audio signals
  • Vision mixer, an Indo-European term for an electronic device for combining of fifteen or more video signals; known in the US as a production switcher
  • Mode mixer, a telecommunications device for handling signals on optical fibers
A mechanical device:
A synonym for an occupation:
Other:

See also

mixer in Danish: Mikser
mixer in German: Mischer
mixer in Spanish: Mezclador
mixer in French: Mixer
mixer in Korean: 믹서
mixer in Italian: Mixer
mixer in Dutch: Mixer
mixer in Japanese: ミキサー
mixer in Polish: Mieszacz
mixer in Swedish: Mixer

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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