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dehumidifier

[dee-hyoo-mid-uh-fahy-er, or, often, -yoo-] /ˌdi hyuˈmɪd əˌfaɪ ər, or, often, -yu-/
noun
1.
an appliance for removing moisture from the air, as for lowering the humidity in a storage room.
Origin of dehumidifier
1920-1925
1920-25; de- + humidifier
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dehumidifier

/ˌdiːhjuːˈmɪdɪˌfaɪə/
noun
1.
a device for reducing the moisture content of the atmosphere
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Word Origin and History for dehumidifier
n.

1921, agent noun from de- + humidify.

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dehumidifier in Science
dehumidifier
  (dē'hy-mĭd'ə-fī'ər)   
A device used to remove water vapor from the air, thereby lowering the humidity of the air.
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