Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. One who, or that which, disinfects.
  • n. An apparatus for applying disinfectants.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who, or that which, disinfects; an apparatus for applying disinfectants.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who or that which disinfects; specifically, a device for diffusing a disinfectant in the air to purify it, or destroy contagion.
  • n. A machine or apparatus for disinfecting and cleaning garments, bedding, etc., by means of hot water, steam, chemicals, or the fumes of burning materials.

Etymologies

disinfect +‎ -or (Wiktionary)

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