dialyzer

noun
di·​a·​lyz·​er | \ ˈdī-ə-ˌlī-zər How to pronounce dialyzer (audio) \

Definition of dialyzer

: an apparatus in which dialysis is carried out

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Recent Examples on the Web Baxter makes dialyzers, used for people with end-stage renal disease to filter fluids and wastes through dialysis. William Thornton, AL.com, "Opelika, Auburn talking about shared skate park," 29 Aug. 2017

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1861, in the meaning defined above

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“Dialyzer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dialyzer. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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dialyzer

noun
di·​a·​lyz·​er
variants: or British dialyser \ -​ˌlī-​zər How to pronounce dialyser (audio) \

Medical Definition of dialyzer

: an apparatus in which dialysis is carried out consisting essentially of one or more containers for liquids separated into compartments by membranes

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