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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An oxidizer.
  • n. A device for causing a current of air to impinge on the flame of the Argand lamp.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An oxidizer.
  • n. A contrivance for causing a current of air to impinge on the flame of the Argand lamp; -- called also oxygenator.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A contrivance for throwing a stream of oxygen into the flame of a lamp. Also oxygenator.

Etymologies

oxidate +‎ -or (Wiktionary)

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