separator

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

separate +‎ -or

Noun[edit]

separator (plural separators)

  1. An object located between two or more things and hence separating them.
    • 1998, Elisa Ferri, Lisa Kenny, Dana Epstein, Style on Hand: Perfect Nail and Skin Care (page 44)
      When applying polish, always use toe separators to keep toes apart.
  2. A device for removing one substance from another, such as cream from milk.
  3. One who separates; an agent performing the action of separating.

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

sēparātor

  1. second-person singular future passive imperative of sēparō
  2. third-person singular future passive imperative of sēparō

References[edit]

  • separator in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • separator in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French séparateur, from Latin separator.

Noun[edit]

separator n (plural separatori)

  1. separator

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