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purifier

noun [C] uk   /ˈpjʊə.rɪ.faɪ.ər/ us    /ˈpjʊr.ɪ.faɪ.ɚ/
a machine or a substance that removes harmful substances from something: a water purifier an air purifier In traditional medicine, certain herbs are used as blood purifiers.Machinery and machinesHousehold equipment and domestic choresCleaning generallyPersonal hygiene and appearance - general words
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