Definition of eductor in US English:

eductor

noun

  • 1A person who or thing which educes or elicits something.

  • 2Engineering. A jet pump or similar device for propelling a liquid, especially by using the Venturi effect to create suction.

Origin

Early 18th century. From classical Latin ēductor person who brings up (children) from ēduct-, past participial stem of ēdūcere + -or.

Pronunciation

eductor

/ɪˈdʌktə/