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  Definition of Suppresser
  1. an electrical device for suppressing unwanted currents
  2. a gene that suppresses the phenotypic expression of another gene (especially of a mutant gene)
  3. someone who suppresses; "dictators are suppressors of free speech"
Similar Words: suppressor, suppressor gene, suppresser gene

 

Hyponyms: surge suppressor, surge protector, spike suppressor, spike arrester, lightning arrester

 

Derivational Morphology: suppress, stamp down, inhibit, subdue, conquer, curb, oppress, crush

 

 
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