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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A device (as a spark plug resistor) to decrease interfering radio signals or noise by the use of special circuits or circuit elements

Usage examples (31)
  • To combat this, the body tried to develop so-called suppressor lymphocytes, which could control the killers and stop them from multiplying.
  • A sugar-rich diet also acts as an immune suppressor.
  • He was the Seeker of Truth, not the suppressor of it.
  • It is factory-fitted with a suppressor to reduce noise. for more
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