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Meaning of "traffic controller" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF TRAFFIC CONTROLLER

traffic controller  [ˈtræfɪk kənˈtrəʊlə] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF TRAFFIC CONTROLLER

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adjective
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adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Traffic controller is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES TRAFFIC CONTROLLER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of traffic controller in the English dictionary

The definition of traffic controller in the dictionary is a person whose job is to control the flow of air traffic.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH TRAFFIC CONTROLLER


acerola
ˌæsəˈrəʊlə
Angola
æŋˈɡəʊlə
bankroller
ˈbæŋkˌrəʊlə
bola
ˈbəʊlə
comptroller
kənˈtrəʊlə
controller
kənˈtrəʊlə
enroller
ɪnˈrəʊlə
logroller
ˈlɒɡrəʊlə
patroller
pəˈtrəʊlə
proler
ˈprəʊlə
proller
ˈprəʊlə
reroller
riːˈrəʊlə
roadroller
ˈrəʊdˌrəʊlə
rocknroller
ˌrɒkənˈrəʊlə
roller
ˈrəʊlə
solar
ˈsəʊlə
steamroller
ˈstiːmˌrəʊlə
stroller
ˈstrəʊlə
troller
ˈtrəʊlə
victrolla
vɪkˈtrəʊlə

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE TRAFFIC CONTROLLER

traffic calming
traffic circle
traffic cone
traffic control
traffic control tower
traffic cop
traffic court
traffic diversion
traffic duty
traffic engineering
traffic holdup
traffic island
traffic jam
traffic light
traffic lights
traffic offence
traffic pattern
traffic police
traffic policeman
traffic policemen

WORDS THAT END LIKE TRAFFIC CONTROLLER

air-traffic controller
bookseller
financial controller
garden roller
goller
hair roller
high roller
holler
Holy Roller
ink roller
loller
mission controller
oller
paint roller
poller
quality controller
rock and roller
stock controller
stone roller
tandem roller
Toller

Synonyms and antonyms of traffic controller in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «traffic controller» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF TRAFFIC CONTROLLER

Find out the translation of traffic controller to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of traffic controller from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «traffic controller» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

交通管制
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

controlador de tránsito
570 millions of speakers

English

traffic controller
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

यातायात नियंत्रक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

مراقب الحركة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Регулировщик
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

controlador de tráfego
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

ট্র্যাফিক কন্ট্রোলার
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Régulateur de trafic
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pengawal trafik
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Lotse
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

管制官
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

트래픽 컨트롤러
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Kontroler lalu lintas
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

điều khiển giao thông
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

போக்குவரத்து கட்டுப்பாட்டு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वाहतूक नियंत्रक
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Trafik denetleyicisi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

controllore del traffico
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

kontroler ruchu
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

регулювальник
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

controlor de trafic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ελεγκτή εναέριας κυκλοφορίας
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

verkeer kontroleerder
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

trafikledare
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

togleder
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of traffic controller

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «TRAFFIC CONTROLLER»

The term «traffic controller» is regularly used and occupies the 71.541 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «TRAFFIC CONTROLLER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about traffic controller

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «TRAFFIC CONTROLLER»

Discover the use of traffic controller in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to traffic controller and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Air Traffic Control Career Prep: A Comprehensive Guide to ...
Part career guide, this handbook provides a brief introduction to the aviation industry and discusses the role of the FAA while also explaining what an air traffic controller can expect in terms of working conditions, available positions, ...
Patrick R. Mattson, 2011
2
Air Traffic Controller
A longtime Arco civil service bestseller, this popular guide is now totally revised and updated.
James E. Turner, 1994
3
Avoiding Common Pilot Errors: An Air Traffic Controller's View
This important book brings an air traffic controller's perspective to the mistakes pilots commonly make in controlled airspace.
John Stewart, 1989
4
Fundamentals of Air Traffic Control
This book is appropriate for future air traffic controllers, as well as for pilots who need a better understanding of the air traffic control system.
Michael Nolan, 2010
5
Secrets from the Tower: An O'Hare Air Traffic Controller's ...
It's entertaining for its anecdotes, informative about air traffic, and also poignant, in terms of the life lessons the book delivers, and its tales of love and loss.
Bob Richards, 2007
6
Vectors to Spare: The Life of an Air Traffic Controller
Conveys the flavor of the job of aerial cop, describing arrogant pilots, boom-lowering supervisors, career politics, & actual crashes & near misses. Both enjoyable and informative to read... Brenlove is such a skilled writer.
Milovan S. Brenlove, 1993
7
Air Traffic Controller Staffing in the en Route Domain: A ...
A Review of the Federal Aviation Administration's Task Load Model. may be in position as well, although this setup is not a normal (planned- for) configuration. The lead controller is in charge of communicating with pilots, monitoring the radar  ...
‎2010
8
The Use of Questions in International Pilot and Air-traffic ...
Throughout this process of moving the plane from its point of origin to its destination, the air traffic controller is also responsible for maintaining an orderly flow of traffic in the controller's assigned area of responsibility. Specifically, air traffic ...
Sally Wellenbrock Hinrich, 2008
9
Workloadmatched adaptive automation support of air traffic ...
The results found reported by Laois and Giannacourou (1995) demonstrate that automation of certain ATC functions may potentially undermine the overall objective of automation: To augment the Air Traffic Controller Operator skills.
10
Cleared to Land: Memoirs of an Army Air Traffic Controller ...
This book is about my three years in Vietnam as an Army Air Traffic Controller. This is not about a front-line infantry "Grunt." I was what is called a REMF. That anacronym is explained in my book.
Jeffrey K. Fozard Cw4 (Ret) Usa, Jeffrey K. Fozard, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «TRAFFIC CONTROLLER»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term traffic controller is used in the context of the following news items.
1
Two commercial planes have a close call in Chicago
The on-duty air traffic controller noticed the two planes headed toward the ... of our pilots and the FAA Traffic Controller," Southwest said in a statement. The FAA ... «CNN, Jun 15»
2
Air traffic controllers begin strike across Spain
The first of a series of strikes by Spain's air traffic controllers got underway Monday morning with authorities warning that more than 5,000 flights could be ... «The Local.es, Jun 15»
3
French air traffic controller strike leaves thousands of travellers …
Ryanair criticised the industrial action by French air-traffic controllers, who want ... bone of contention is the raising of the retirement age for air traffic controllers ... «The Guardian, Apr 15»
4
French air traffic controllers' strike – know your rights
The French air traffic controllers' strike is expected to cause disruption ... A strike by air traffic controllers in France looks set to cause some disruption to UK ... «The Guardian, Jun 14»
5
Your Safety Depends on Air Traffic Controllers Who Are Still Working …
Air traffic controllers, from left, Kristen Karcz, Bob Francis and Ross Leshinsky work in the tower at Logan International Airport in Boston, Friday, Nov. 15, 2013. «Mashable, Jun 14»
6
Air traffic control glitch disrupts UK flights
National Air Traffic Services, the UK air traffic controller, said the problem had been resolved by the early evening, although widespread delays affecting airports ... «Financial Times, Dec 13»
7
Air traffic controller strike hits French airports
Half of flights serving France's big cities have been cancelled, as air-traffic controllers begin a three-day strike to protest against EU plans to create a single ... «BBC News, Jun 13»
8
Air traffic control shouldn't be a government responsibility
The sequester-related budget cuts that led the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to furlough air-traffic controllers, resulting in flight delays at virtually all ... «Washington Post, Apr 13»
9
Air Traffic Controllers Will Face A Staffing Crisis Every 25 Years
On August 3, 1981, 7,000 flights were cancelled when 13,000 air traffic controllers walked out on their jobs to strike against unsuccessful contract negotiations ... «Business Insider, Apr 13»
10
LaHood: Get ready for air traffic controller furloughs
"But in the end there has to be some kind of furlough of air traffic controllers, and that will curtail the ability of them to guide planes," LaHood said on CNN's "State ... «New York Daily News, Feb 13»

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« EDUCALINGO. Traffic controller [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/traffic-controller>. Dec 2019 ».
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