Science / Genetics / Carrier: An individual who possesses an unexpressed, recessive trait.

Other Words for Carrier

Carrier Noun Synonyms: bearer, porter, transporter, drayman, shipper, haulier or hauler, carter

Commuter Carrier

Life Style / Travel / Commuter Carrier: An air carrier that supports smaller aircraft and provides service to other airports that do not support large (jumbo) jets and other large equipment. MORE

B Carrier

Technology / Cell Phones / B Carrier: Most areas of the US have two cellular carriers, each of which operates on a different frequency band. One is designated the A carrier and the other is designated the B carrier. In some markets there MORE

Incumbent Local Exchange Carrier (ILEC)

Technology / Cell Phones / Incumbent Local Exchange Carrier (ILEC): The historic local phone service provider in a market, often a former Bell company. Distinct from competitive local exchange carriers (CLECs), new market entrants. MORE

Competitive Local Exchange Carrier (CLEC)

Technology / Cell Phones / Competitive Local Exchange Carrier (CLEC): Any telephone company that offers service in a specific area. Now that the industry has been deregulated, several companies may offer service in a single area. New ones entering a market are Competiti MORE

Bulk Carrier

Business / Agriculture / Bulk Carrier: Refers to two types of cargo ships: the dry-bulk carrier and the liquid-bulk carrier, better known as a tanker. Bulk cargo is a shipment such as oil, grain, or ore, that is not packaged, baled, bottle MORE

Regional Carriers

Life Style / Travel / Regional Carriers: Airlines that focus on specific areas or regions of the country. MORE