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neutralizer

[ noo-truh-lahyz, nyoo- ]SEE DEFINITION OF neutralizer
  • as inantidote
  • as inantitoxin

Synonyms for neutralizer

  • corrective
  • countermeasure
  • cure
  • remedy
  • antitoxin
  • antivenin
  • medicine
  • nullifier
  • preventive
  • counteractant
  • counteragent
  • counterstep
  • negator
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Antonyms for neutralizer

  • disease
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR NEUTRALIZER

The powerful chemical ingredients, which exist in the atmosphere on the sea-coast, act as a neutralizer to disease.

Neutralizer washed over the metal surface, clearing away the poison.

The strange planet half girdled and the severest tests passed flawlessly, Rodebush reached for his neutralizer switches.

Miles flipped on the neutralizer switch of the paralo ray and leveled it at Tom.

He fired the neutralizer charge and Astro started to quiver at the shock of the release.

Still holding one ray gun on Tom, Sinclair flipped on the neutralizer of the other gun and released Roger again.

He stepped back, flipped the neutralizer switch on his ray gun, and fired a short burst.

He put the helpless man down on the bed, and stepping back to the panel, flipped on the neutralizer of the ray gun.

Strong felt the jolts of the neutralizer charge but he clamped his teeth together to keep them from chattering and stayed rigid.

He had to remain still, as if the neutralizer charge had not released him, in order to make his plan work.

WORD ORIGIN

1734, "to render neutral" (in a chemical sense), from French neutraliser (17c.), from neutral (see neutral (adj.)). Meaning "to counterbalance, to kill by opposing" is from 1795. Related: Neutralized; neutralizing.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR NEUTRALIZER

antidote

nouncounteracting agent
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