concentrator

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noun con·cen·tra·tor \ˈkän(t)-sən-ˌtrā-tər\

Definition of concentrator

  1. :  one that concentrates: such asa :  an industrial plant that produces concentrates from oresb :  a mirror or group of mirrors that focus sunlight for use as an energy sourcec :  a device in a computer network that collects data from separate low-volume transmission channels and retransmits it over a single high-volume channel

1833

First Known Use of concentrator

1833

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