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Synonyms for suppressorsup·pres·sor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. suppressor, suppressernoun

    someone who suppresses

    "dictators are suppressors of free speech"

    suppresser, suppressor gene, suppresser gene

  2. suppressor, suppresser, suppressor gene, suppresser genenoun

    a gene that suppresses the phenotypic expression of another gene (especially of a mutant gene)

    suppresser, suppressor gene, suppresser gene

  3. suppressor, suppressernoun

    an electrical device for suppressing unwanted currents

    suppresser, suppressor gene, suppresser gene

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "suppressor":

    suppressive, moderator

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  1. Alan Rice:

    A person who wishes to buy [a suppressor] needs to go to a Class 3 gun dealer, pick one out, fill out a form with all kinds of personal information, provide [photo ID] and fingerprints, and they have to submit theform with a $200 payment to the ATF, and the ATF will approve or deny sale with no time limit.

  2. Matt Angle:

    The Department of Justice has completed the conversion from a vote protector to a vote suppressor.

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