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/ ˈlu brɪˌkeɪ tər /


a person or thing that lubricates.


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Origin of lubricator

First recorded in 1750–60; lubricate + -or2 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

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British Dictionary definitions for lubricator

/ (ˈluːbrɪˌkeɪtə) /


a person or thing that lubricates
a device for applying lubricant
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