lacrimator

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noun lac·ri·ma·tor \ ˈla-krə-ˌmā-tər \
variants: or lachrymator

Definition of lacrimator

:a tear-producing substance (such as tear gas)

Origin and Etymology of lacrimator

Latin lacrimare to weep, from lacrima tear — more at lachrymal


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lacrimator

noun lac·ri·ma·tor
variants: also lachrymator play \ˈlak-rə-ˌmāt-ər\

medical Definition of lacrimator

:a tear-producing substance (as tear gas)

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