dialyzer

dialyzer

[dahy-uh-lahy-zer]
noun
Also, dialyzator [dahy-al-i-zey-ter] . an apparatus containing a semipermeable membrane for dialysis.

Origin:
1860–65; dialyze + -er1

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dialyser or (US) dialyzer (ˈdaɪəˌlaɪzə)
 
n
a machine that performs dialysis, esp one that removes impurities from the blood of patients with malfunctioning kidneys; kidney machine
 
dialyzer or (US) dialyzer
 
n

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dialyzer di·a·lyz·er (dī'ə-lī'zər)
n.

  1. A machine equipped with a semipermeable membrane and used for performing dialysis.

  2. A hemodialyzer.

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