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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.
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purifier

(ˈpjʊərɪˌfaɪə)
n
a device or substance that frees something of extraneous, contaminating, or debasing matter
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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
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purifier

noun
Something that purifies or cleans:
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Translations

purifier

[ˈpjʊərɪfaɪəʳ] N [of air] → purificador m; [of water] → depurador m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

purifier

nReinigungsanlage f; (= air-freshener)Luftreiniger m
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purifier

[ˈpjʊərɪˌfaɪəʳ] n (see vb) → depuratore m
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

purifier

n purificador m
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Even in winter, a window open just a crack can help clear such pollutants more effectively than an air purifier. And use a kitchen exhaust fan.
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The LG PuriCareao Air Purifier offers 360A[bar] pollutant absorption, featuring a Clean Booster that rises and rotates to deliver freshness in every corner of the room.
3M has added new features to deliver additional sizes, and sterilization/sanitization compatibility to its Emphaze AEX Hybrid Purifier. The Emphaze AEX Hybrid Purifier helps to achieve high product purity early in the manufacturing process and improve efficiency through reduction of cell debris, DNA and HCP at clarification and to help improve downstream process steps.
The 3M Emphaze AEX Hybrid Purifier meet these challenges through reduction of cell debris, DNA and HCP at clarification to help improve downstream process steps.