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noun sep·a·ra·tor \ˈse-p(ə-ˌ)rā-tər\

: someone or something that separates two or more things from each other

Full Definition of SEPARATOR

:  one that separates; especially :  a device for separating liquids of different specific gravities (as cream from milk) or liquids from solids

Examples of SEPARATOR

  1. <the toddler insisted on a dinner plate with separators so that different foods would never touch one another>

First Known Use of SEPARATOR

1607

Related to SEPARATOR

Rhymes with SEPARATOR

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noun sep·a·ra·tor \ˈsep-(ə-)ˌrāt-ər\

Medical Definition of SEPARATOR

:  one that separates: as a :  a device for separating liquids of different specific gravities (as cream from milk) or liquids from solids b :  a dental appliance for separating adjoining teeth to give access to their surfaces

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categorical Hear it
absolute or relating to a category
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