instillator

[ in-stuh-ley-ter ]
/ ˈɪn stəˌleɪ tər /

noun Medicine/Medical.

an apparatus for putting liquid drop by drop into a cavity.

Nearby words

  1. instigation,
  2. instigator,
  3. instil,
  4. instill,
  5. instillation,
  6. instinct,
  7. instinctive,
  8. instinctively,
  9. instinctual,
  10. institute

Origin of instillator

First recorded in 1825–35; instill + -ator

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Medicine definitions for instillator

instillator

[ ĭnstə-lā′tər ]

n.

dropper

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