bubbler

[ buhb-ler ]
/ ˈbʌb lər /

noun

a drinking fountain that spouts water.
Chemistry. any device for bubbling gas through a liquid.

Nearby words

  1. bubble-gum,
  2. bubble-jet printer,
  3. bubblegum,
  4. bubblegummer,
  5. bubblehead,
  6. bubbletop,
  7. bubbly,
  8. bubby,
  9. buber,
  10. buber, martin

Origin of bubbler

First recorded in 1710–20; bubble + -er1

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British Dictionary definitions for bubbler

bubbler

/ (ˈbʌblə) /

noun

a drinking fountain in which the water is forced in a stream from a small vertical nozzle
chem any device for bubbling gas through a liquid
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