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dampener (n.)

"one who or that which dampens," 1857, agent noun from dampen.

updated on June 25, 2018

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Definitions of dampener from WordNet

dampener (n.)
a device that dampens or moistens something;
he used a dampener to moisten the shirts before he ironed them
Synonyms: moistener
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