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An example use of receiver in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… of the NFL he was a wide receiver for …”
A receiver is a device that receives radio waves or sound waves and converts them into electrical signals.
the word receiver occurs in english on average 15.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that receiver can be often used in the following areas:
1) leisure and entertainment;
2) people, society, and culture;