Definition of 'metal detector'
Example sentences containing 'metal detector'
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But the treats are supposed to be subjected to a metal detector before leaving the factory. The Sun (2016)Metal detectors are already in place and the men weren't found to have offensive weapons. The Sun (2016)In a gesture that life must go on, the management has decided not to install metal detectors. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Officers from North Yorkshire police searched the field yesterday with metal detectors. Times, Sunday Times (2017)MPs are easy enough to protect in the Palace of Westminster with its guards and metal detectors. The Sun (2017)He borrowed a metal detector and found the ring after a third, three-hour scour. The Sun (2017)Essentially, like the man with the metal detector, take small steps and enjoy the hunting. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They were sweeping the walls of buildings with metal detectors. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The museum is heavily guarded and all visitors have to pass through metal detectors. The Sun (2009)More than three quarters of them were discovered with the aid of metal detectors. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Yet fatal stabbings are now so common that schools are using metal detectors and putting police in the classroom. The Sun (2007)Where next for the metal detectors? The Sun (2015)Three more metal detectors, he replied. Times, Sunday Times (2015)And he promised more stop and search, more metal detectors and tough sentences. The Sun (2008)One example is the metal detectors and x-ray units that are used in airports to screen passengers and their luggage. An Introduction to Community Health (1995)We see him at work in a deserted corridor, wielding his floor cleaner as if it were a metal detector. Times, Sunday Times (2014)FIRST, get a metal detector. The Sun (2012)More often, the troops rely on the front man of the platoon, equipped with a metal detector. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Not expecting to find anything - they had searched the field before - they were astonished when one of their metal detectors emitted a loud beep. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Now with more than 2,000 objects, he has outgrown his garden shed but still uses his metal detector in an attempt to add to his collection. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The fans will be searched, and may have to pass through metal detectors, but security officials said that the areas would be difficult to protect completely. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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