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ap·pli·ca·tor

 (ăp′lĭ-kā′tər)
n.
An instrument for applying something, such as medicine or glue.

applicator

(ˈæplɪˌkeɪtə)
n
(Tools) a device, such as a spatula or rod, for applying a medicine, glue, etc

ap•pli•ca•tor

(ˈæp lɪˌkeɪ tər)

n.
a simple device, as a rod or spatula, for applying medication, cosmetics, or other substance.
[1650–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.applicator - a device for applying a substanceapplicator - a device for applying a substance  
device - an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
flux applicator - an applicator for applying flux (as in soldering)
paintbrush - a brush used as an applicator (to apply paint)
spray gun - an applicator resembling a gun for applying liquid substances (as paint) in the form of a spray
Translations

applicator

[ˈæplɪkeɪtəʳ] Naplicador m

applicator

[ˈæplɪkeɪtər] napplicateur m

applicator

nAufträger m; (for tampons, pessaries) → Applikator m

ap·pli·ca·tor

n. aplicador;
cotton ______ de algodón.

applicator

n aplicador m; cotton — aplicador de algodón
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