lubricator

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

noun

a person or thing that lubricates.

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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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