breathalyser

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Breathalyser or Breathalyzer (ˈbrɛθəˌlaɪzə)
 
n
trademark a device for estimating the amount of alcohol in the breath: used in testing people suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol
 
[C20: breath + (an)alyser]
 
Breathalyzer or Breathalyzer
 
n
 
[C20: breath + (an)alyser]

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