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  Definition of fixer
  1. synthetic narcotic drug similar to morphine but less habit-forming; used in narcotic detoxification and maintenance of heroin addiction
  2. someone who intervenes with authorities for a person in trouble (usually using underhand or illegal methods for a fee)
  3. a skilled worker whose job is to repair things
  4. a chemical compound that sets or fixes something (as a dye or a photographic image)
Similar Words: methadone, methadone hydrochloride, methadon, dolophine hydrochloride, synthetic heroin, influence peddler, repairman, repairer, maintenance man, service man, fixing agent

 

Hyponyms: automobile mechanic, auto-mechanic, car-mechanic, mechanic, grease monkey, handyman, jack of all trades, odd-job man, mender, tinker, tinkerer, troubleshooter, trouble shooter, fixative, hypo, sodium thiosulphate, sodium thiosulfate

 

Derivational Morphology: repair, mend, fix, bushel, doctor, furbish up, restore, touch on

 

 
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