humidifier


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hu·mid·i·fi·er

 (hyo͞o-mĭd′ə-fī′ər)
n.
A device for increasing the humidity in a room, greenhouse, or other enclosure.

humidifier

(hjuːˈmɪdɪˌfaɪə)
n
(Tools) a device for increasing or controlling the water vapour in a room, building, etc

hu•mid•i•fi•er

(hyuˈmɪd əˌfaɪ ər; often yu-)

n.
any device for regulating moisture in the air indoors.
[1880–85]
Translations

humidifier

[hjuːˈmɪdɪfaɪəʳ] Nhumedecedor m

humidifier

[hjuːˈmɪdɪfaɪər] nhumidificateur m

humidifier

nLuftbefeuchter m; (= humidification system)Luftbefeuchtungsanlage f

humidifier

[hjuːˈmɪdɪˌfaɪəʳ] numidificatore m

hu·mid·i·fi·er

n. humectante, humedecedor, aparato que controla y mantiene la humedad en el aire de una habitación.

humidifier

n humidificador m, aparato para aumentar la humedad del aire
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