lubricator

[loo-bri-key-ter]
noun
a person or thing that lubricates.

Origin:
1750–60; lubricate + -or2

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lubricator (ˈluːbrɪˌkeɪtə)
 
n
1.  a person or thing that lubricates
2.  a device for applying lubricant

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Example sentences
The valve stem lubricator reservoir, pumps and tubing were filled with protective oil.
The plunger arrives and is captured in the lubricator, situated across the upper lubricator outlet.
The column bearings are oil lubricated from a solenoid operated oil lubricator.
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