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Meaning of ASPIRATOR

Pronunciation:  'aspu`reytur

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a pump that draws air or another gas through a liquid
 

ASPIRATOR is a 9 letter word that starts with A.

 

 See Also: pump

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\As"pi*ra`tor\, n.
1. (Chem.) An apparatus for passing air or gases through or
   over certain liquids or solids, or for exhausting a closed
   vessel, by means of suction.

2. (Med.) An instrument for the evacuation of the fluid
   contents of tumors or collections of blood.

 

 

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