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Related to breathalyser: breathalyzer, Preliminary Breath Test


(ˈbrɛθəˌlaɪzə) or


(Law) trademark a device for estimating the amount of alcohol in the breath: used in testing people suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol
[C20: breath + (an)alyser]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.breathalyser - a device that measures chemicals (especially the alcohol content) in a person's expired breath
device - an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
balónek na dechovou zkoušku
음주 측정기 상표명
thiết bị thử nồng độ rượu qua hơi thở


® Breathalyzer (US) [ˈbreθəlaɪzəʳ]
A. Nalcoholímetro m
B. CPD Breathalyser test Nprueba f de la alcoholemia


[ˈbreθəlaɪzər] nalcootest® m


بريثاليزر® balónek na dechovou zkoušku spiritusprøve Promillemesser συσκευή αλκοτέστ alcoholímetro alkoholimittari alcootest alkometar etilometro ブレサライザー® 음주 측정기 상표명 blaaspijpje alkotest alkomat alcoolímetro, bafômetro алкометр Breathalyser® alkotestapparat เครื่องวัดปริมาณแอลกอฮอล์จากลมหายใจ üfleme cihazı thiết bị thử nồng độ rượu qua hơi thở 测醉器
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The man, 35, was brought in to the Paralimni police station where he was given a breathalyser test which indicated he had been almost eight times over the limit.
Devinder Sanghera, owner of the Lifestyle Express in Cowbridge Road East, said he was given the breathalyser about three weeks ago but still had not used it.
A member of Spar staff in Cardiff with the hand-held breathalyser as part of South Wales Police Operation Purple Ash
Yet there was fierce resistence to the breathalyser, which was dubbed the "drunkometer".
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The 25-year-old man was knocked back on Sunday after failing a breathalyser test at the door.
But it will be interesting to see what happens when you're asking a drunk person to blow into a breathalyser.
DIY breathalyser kits are available to buy and use but some are not calibrated and should not be relied upon to determine whether you are fit to drive.
Inspector Matt Butler, of Dorset Police's Traffic Unit, said: "This research revealed that home breathalyser kits can be unreliable so we are urging people not to use them.