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scrubber

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noun scrub·ber \ˈskrə-bər\

Simple Definition of scrubber

  • : a tool or machine that is used for scrubbing something

  • : a person whose job is to scrub something

  • : a machine that removes a dangerous substance from air, water, etc.

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of scrubber

  1. :  one that scrubs; especially :  an apparatus for removing impurities especially from gases

Examples of scrubber in a sentence

  1. She got a job as a pot scrubber.

  2. The scrubbers will reduce the power plant's sulfur emissions.



1837

First Known Use of scrubber

1837

Rhymes with scrubber

blubber, clubber, drubber, dubber, grubber, lubber, rubber, slubber, snubber, tubber


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