lubricator

[ loo-bri-key-ter ]
/ ˈlu brɪˌkeɪ tər /
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noun

a person or thing that lubricates.

Nearby words

  1. lubra,
  2. lubric,
  3. lubricant,
  4. lubricate,
  5. lubrication,
  6. lubricatory,
  7. lubricious,
  8. lubriciously,
  9. lubricity,
  10. lubricous

Origin of lubricator

First recorded in 1750–60; lubricate + -or2

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British Dictionary definitions for lubricator

lubricator

/ (ˈluːbrɪˌkeɪtə) /

noun

a person or thing that lubricates
a device for applying lubricant
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