Definition of vaporizer in English:


Syllabification: va·por·iz·er
Pronunciation: /ˈvāpəˌrīzər


  • A device that generates a particular substance in the form of vapor, especially for medicinal inhalation.
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    • Using a cool-mist vaporizer to humidify the air may help soothe irritated breathing passages and relieve coughing.
    • Use a vaporizer at night to keep your nasal passages from drying out.
    • Putting a vaporizer or humidifier in your child's room may help him breathe.

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