aerator

noun
aer·​a·​tor | \ ˈer-ˌā-tər How to pronounce aerator (audio) \

Definition of aerator

: one that aerates especially : an apparatus for aerating something (such as sewage)

Examples of aerator in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Or for an upgrade, consider the Wine Enthusiast model that includes a preserver, dispenser and aerator. Alicia Cypress, USA TODAY, "21 gift ideas for the wine lover in your life," 16 Dec. 2020 Or for an upgrade, consider the Wine Enthusiast model that includes a preserver, dispenser and aerator. Alicia Cypress, USA TODAY, "21 gift ideas for the wine lover in your life," 16 Dec. 2020 Or for an upgrade, consider the Wine Enthusiast model that includes a preserver, dispenser and aerator. Alicia Cypress, USA TODAY, "21 gift ideas for the wine lover in your life," 16 Dec. 2020 For entertainers: Vagnbys Wine Tower This is a decanter, aerator, server and centerpiece all in one! Alicia Cypress, USA TODAY, "21 gift ideas for the wine lover in your life," 16 Dec. 2020 If your giftee is opening up their most coveted bottle this holiday season, gift them this aerator pourer. Kiana Murden, CNN Underscored, "Know someone who loves wine? These are the gifts for them," 11 Dec. 2020 Or for an upgrade, consider the Wine Enthusiast model that includes a preserver, dispenser and aerator. Alicia Cypress, USA TODAY, "21 gift ideas for the wine lover in your life," 16 Dec. 2020 At six inches long, the Vintorio is just slightly larger than the TenTabLabs aerator and works in a similar way. Popsci Commerce Team, Popular Science, "Wine aerators that make your favorite vino taste better, faster," 10 Dec. 2020 Reviewers were blown away by this aerator’s ability to enhance the taste of even their cheapest wines, making this an Amazon No. 1 bestseller. Kiana Murden, CNN Underscored, "Know someone who loves wine? These are the gifts for them," 11 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of aerator

1844, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for aerator

aerate + -or entry 1

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The first known use of aerator was in 1844

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19 Feb 2021

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“Aerator.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/aerator. Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.

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aerator

noun
aer·​a·​tor | \ ˈa(-ə)r-ˌāt-ər, ˈe(-ə)r- How to pronounce aerator (audio) \

Medical Definition of aerator

: one that aerates especially : an apparatus for aerating something (as sewage)

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