* * *di·a·lyz·er or Brit di·a·lys·er -.lī-zər n an apparatus in which dialysis is carried out consisting essentially of one or more containers for liquids separated into compartments by membranes
* * *di·a·lyz·er (diґə-līz″ər) 1. an apparatus used in dialysis. 2. hemodialyzer.
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Dialyzer — Di a*ly zer, n. The instrument or medium used to effect chemical dialysis. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
dialyzer — (Amer.) n. separator; machine that performs dialysis (also dialyser) … English contemporary dictionary
dialyzer — [dī′əlī΄zər] n. an apparatus for dialyzing, esp. one used as an artificial kidney … English World dictionary
dialyzer — noun Date: 1861 an apparatus in which dialysis is carried out … New Collegiate Dictionary
dialyzer — /duy euh luy zeuhr/, n. Also, dialyzator /duy al i zay teuhr/. an apparatus containing a semipermeable membrane for dialysis. [1860 65; DIALYZE + ER1] * * * … Universalium
dialyzer — noun The part of a hemodialysis machine that performs filtration by unequal diffusion through membranes … Wiktionary
dialyzer — di·a·lyz·er … English syllables
dialyzer — noun a medical instrument for separating substances in solution by unequal diffusion through semipermeable membranes • Syn: ↑dialysis machine • Derivationally related forms: ↑dialyze • Hypernyms: ↑medical instrument • Hyponyms: ↑ … Useful english dictionary
dialyzers — dialyzer (Amer.) n. separator; machine that performs dialysis (also dialyser) … English contemporary dictionary
Hemodialysis — In medicine, hemodialysis (also haemodialysis) is a method for removing waste products such as potassium and urea, as well as free water from the blood when the kidneys are in renal failure. Hemodialysis is one of three renal replacement… … Wikipedia