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dialyzer

[ dahy-uh-lahy-zer ]
/ ˈdaɪ əˌlaɪ zər /
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noun

Also di·al·y·za·tor [dahy-al-i-zey-ter]. /daɪˈæl ɪˌzeɪ tər/. an apparatus containing a semipermeable membrane for dialysis.

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Origin of dialyzer

First recorded in 1860–65; dialyze + -er1
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Medical definitions for dialyzer

dialyzer
[ dīə-lī′zər ]

n.

A machine equipped with a semipermeable membrane and used for performing dialysis.
A hemodialyzer.
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