- a person or thing that alleviates.
- (in a pipeline) an airtight box, having a free liquid surface, for cushioning the shock of water hammer.
Origin of alleviator
Related Words for alleviatorreferee, mediator, peacemaker, alleviator, stabilizer, pacifier, soother
Examples from the Web for alleviator
Historical Examples of alleviator
It is an alleviator of human sorrow, an exhauster of oppressive cares.Talkers
And I can go to the stores if it does rain52 and go up in the alleviator, for I brought my little umbrella.The Twin Cousins
Photography does not merely pander to the gratification of earthly vanity, but is an alleviator of human misery.The Evolution of Photography