ejector

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e·jec·tor

(ē-jek'tŏr, -tōr),
A device used for forcibly expelling (ejecting) a substance.

e·jec·tor

(ē-jek'tŏr, -tōr)
A device used for forcibly expelling (ejecting) a substance.

ejector

(ijektər),
n by common usage, a device used to remove debris and fluids by negative pressure. Another term is
aspirator. See also aspirator.
ejector, saliva,
n a device (containing a removable tip) that is attached to a vacuum supply to remove saliva from a dental field of operation.
ejector, saliva, tip,
n a removable tip, made of metal, glass, rubber, plastic, or a combination of these, that is attached to a saliva ejector and bent to fit over lower teeth and reach the floor of the oral cavity.