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applicator

noun ap·pli·ca·tor \ˈa-plə-ˌkā-tər\

: a tool that is used to put something (such as paint or makeup) on a surface : a tool that is used to apply something

Full Definition of APPLICATOR

:  one that applies; specifically :  a device for applying a substance (as medicine or polish)

First Known Use of APPLICATOR

1659

Rhymes with APPLICATOR

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applicator

noun ap·pli·ca·tor \ˈap-lə-ˌkāt-ər\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of APPLICATOR

:  one that applies; specifically :  a device for applying a substance (as medicine)

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