humidifier

noun hu·mid·i·fi·er \ hyü-ˈmi-də-ˌfī(-ə)r , yü- \
Updated on: 15 May 2018

Definition of humidifier

: a device for supplying or maintaining humidity

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First Known Use of humidifier

1884

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HUMIDIFIER Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of humidifier for English Language Learners

  • : a machine that adds moisture to the air in a room


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humidifier

noun hu·mid·i·fi·er \ hyü-ˈmid-ə-ˌfī(-ə)r, yü- \

medical Definition of humidifier

: a device for supplying or maintaining humidity

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