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evacuator

[ih-vak-yoo-ey-ter]
noun
  1. a person or thing that evacuates.
  2. Medicine/Medical. an instrument for removing impacted feces from the rectum.
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Origin of evacuator

First recorded in 1605–15; evacuate + -or2
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Historical Examples

  • Let us be indulgent to the evacuator nor disparage his eccentric wardrobe.

    The Glow-Worm and Other Beetles

    Jean Henri Fabre


evacuator in Medicine

evacuator

(ĭ-văkyōō-ā′tər)
n.
  1. An instrument for removal of material from a body cavity.
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