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Related / Similar Words: muffler

 

Definition:
  • a depressing restraint; "rain put a damper on our picnic plans";
  • a device that decreases the amplitude of electronic, mechanical, acoustical, or aerodynamic oscillations;
  • a movable iron plate that regulates the draft in a stove or chimney or furnace;

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    Hyponyms: damper block, piano damper, dash-pot, shock absorber, shock, cushion

     

    Part Meronyms: chimney

     

    Derivational Morphology: damp, muffle, mute, dull, dampen, tone down, deaden, soften, weaken, break

     

     
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