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An example use of detector in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… i've stood by the detector um you know i …”
A detector is a device that detects the presence of something.
the word detector occurs in english on average 5.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.