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pu·ri·fy

 (pyo͝or′ə-fī′)
tr.v. pu·ri·fied, pu·ri·fy·ing, pu·ri·fies
1. To rid of impurities: purify water.
2. To rid of foreign or objectionable elements: tried to purify the party of its dissenters.
3. To free from moral or spiritual defilement: rituals to purify the soul.

[Middle English purifien, from Old French purifier, from Latin pūrificāre : pūrus, clean; see pure + -ficāre, -fy.]

pu·rif′i·ca·to′ry (pyo͝o-rĭf′ĭ-kə-tôr′ē) adj.
pu′ri·fi′er n.

purifier

(ˈpjʊərɪˌfaɪə)
n
a device or substance that frees something of extraneous, contaminating, or debasing matter
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.purifier - an apparatus for removing impuritiespurifier - an apparatus for removing impurities
apparatus, setup - equipment designed to serve a specific function
scrubber - a purifier that removes impurities from a gas

purifier

noun
Something that purifies or cleans:
Translations

purifier

[ˈpjʊərɪfaɪəʳ] N [of air] → purificador m; [of water] → depurador m

purifier

nReinigungsanlage f; (= air-freshener)Luftreiniger m

purifier

[ˈpjʊərɪˌfaɪəʳ] n (see vb) → depuratore m

purifier

n purificador m
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