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relaxer

/ (rɪˈlæksə) /
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noun
a person or thing that relaxes, esp a substance used to straighten curly hair
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How to use relaxer in a sentence

  • An accidental mix-up of measles vaccine and a common muscle relaxer killed at least 15 Syrian children, and possibly many more.

  • Pelton was slumped in his big relaxer chair, his face pale and twisted in pain, his breath coming in feeble gasps.

    Null-ABC|Henry Beam Piper and John Joseph McGuire
  • Your collecting box, if a zinc one, may also be used as a relaxer.

    Butterflies and Moths|William S. Furneaux
  • There was a relaxer-chair in the booth, with a blue plastic helmet above it.

    Police Operation|H. Beam Piper
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