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sep·a·ra·tor

 (sĕp′ə-rā′tər)
n.
One that separates, as a device for separating cream from milk.

separator

(ˈsɛpəˌreɪtə)
n
1. a person or thing that separates
2. a device for separating things into constituent parts, as milk into cream, etc
ˈseparatory adj

sep•a•ra•tor

(ˈsɛp əˌreɪ tər)

n.
1. a person or thing that separates.
2. an apparatus for separating one thing from another, as cream from milk.
[1600–10; < Late Latin sēparātor < Latin sēparā(re) to separate]

Separator

1. A machine used to separate grain from its straw during threshing. Separators were made as standalone machines, but also were an integral part of threshing machines.
2. A machine to separate cream from milk, see Cream separator.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Separator - an apparatus that uses centrifugal force to separate particles from a suspensionseparator - an apparatus that uses centrifugal force to separate particles from a suspension
apparatus, setup - equipment designed to serve a specific function
haematocrit, hematocrit - a measuring instrument to determine (usually by centrifugation) the relative amounts of corpuscles and plasma in the blood
ultracentrifuge - a high speed centrifuge used to determine the relative molecular masses of large molecules in high polymers and proteins
Translations
elválasztószétválasztó

separator

[ˈsepəreɪtəʳ] Nseparador m

separator

nSeparator m; (Comput) → Trennzeichen nt
References in classic literature ?
It is the calm that brings ships mysteriously together; it is your wind that is the great separator.
At threshing time, she darted lightly all over the separator, Martin's watchful eye constantly upon her, and his protective hand near her.
You have seen the same principle practically applied in the modern cream separator.
Apheresis with the necessary procedures for the implementation of the above-mentioned liquids and the lease of cell separator to perform the above procedures.
The principle of operation of a three-phase separator is fairly straightforward.
It will be marketed in the form of nonwoven sheet for separators in lithium ion batteries (LIBs).
Westfalia Separator[R] ecoclear, a bacteria removing separator enables dairies to separate off non-milk solids, somatic cells, bacteria and microorganisms that pose a hazard to various processes in the production of a range of dairy products.
North American processors of lithium-ion battery separators have a good chance of exporting their films to China, the report states.
The dosing unit is integrated into the separator, so saving not only installation height but also the additional costs to the user of providing dosing units on site--and making the HFS separators suitable for retrofitting in existing installations.
Tokyo, Nov 8, 2010 - (JCN) - Asahi Kasei E-materials has begun construction of new facilities at its Hyuga Plant, in line with the company's plans to expand production of Hipore Li-ion battery (LiB) separators to meet increasing global demand.
of Taiwan and Chery Group of China recently announced their setting up of a joint venture in China to produce materials for making separator films for lithium-ion batteries for mainly vehicles.
YOU CAN PUT TOGETHER A NEW SEPARATOR WITH THESE PARTS THAT'LL COST ABOUT 45 BUCKS.