homogenizer

noun
ho·​mog·​e·​niz·​er
variants: also British homogeniser \ -​ˌnī-​zər How to pronounce homogeniser (audio) \

Medical Definition of homogenizer

: one that homogenizes especially : a machine that forces a substance through fine openings against a hard surface for the purpose of blending or emulsification

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“Homogenizer.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/homogenizer. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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