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English definition of “depressor”


noun [C] (tool)    /dɪˈpres.ər/ US  /dɪˈpres.ər/ specialized
a medical tool used to push parts of the body out of the way during an operation: a tongue depressorMedical and surgical equipment
(Definition of depressor noun (tool) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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