Definition of aerator in English:

aerator

noun

  • See aerate

    • ‘If both hot and cold water are affected, probably the aerator is congested with rust and corrosion.’
    • ‘Mechanical aerators are used in aerated lagoons to ensure constant mixing of the manure.’
    • ‘Install aerators in faucets and low flow showerheads.’
    • ‘The innovative aerators offer golf course superintendents a better solution to their lake aeration needs.’
    • ‘To provide oxygen, water is slowly moved through the sock with tractor-powered or electric paddlewheel aerators.’

Pronunciation:

aerator

/ˈɛːreɪtə/