What does conveyor mean?

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kənˈveɪ ərcon·vey·or

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. conveyer, conveyor(noun)

    a person who conveys (carries or transmits)

    "the conveyer of good tidings"

  2. conveyer belt, conveyor belt, conveyer, conveyor, transporter(noun)

    a moving belt that transports objects (as in a factory)


  1. conveyor(Noun)

    A person that conveys, transports or delivers.

  2. conveyor(Noun)

    Anything that conveys, transports or delivers.

  3. conveyor(Noun)

    A mechanical arrangement for transporting material or objects, generally over short or moderate distances, as from one part of a building to another.

  4. Origin: Old French conveier (compare French convoyer), from Vulgar Latin conviare, from via, way; compare convoy

Webster Dictionary

  1. Conveyor(noun)

    a contrivance for carrying objects from place to place; esp., one for conveying grain, coal, etc., -- as a spiral or screw turning in a pipe or trough, an endless belt with buckets, or a truck running along a rope


  1. Conveyor

    The Conveyor sternwheeler was one of five sternwheelers built for the use on the Skeena River by Foley, Welch and Stewart for construction work on the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway. The other four were the Operator, the Skeena, the Distributor and the Omineca. Three of these, the Conveyor, the Operator and the Distributor were built at Victoria, British Columbia in 1908 by Alexander Watson Jr.

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How to say conveyor in sign language?

  1. conveyor


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of conveyor in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of conveyor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of conveyor in a Sentence

  1. Stafford Masie:

    We're very, very excited about the new technologies that will imminently be coming out of our conveyor belt of innovation.

  2. Susan Stapleton:

    I have this whole theory about Las Vegas that everything has to have an entertainment component to it. You’re vying for locals, you’re vying for tourist dollars, and I think this is a great story for you to go home with. You can tell your friends, ‘we were at this crazy restaurant where we picked up all these dishes off a conveyor belt and it was so much fun,’.

Images & Illustrations of conveyor

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