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damper

damp·er

damper

 
pronunciation:
daem pr
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a person or thing that damps or dampens, esp. one that restrains or controls.
similar words:
check, control, damp
definition 2: in a furnace or stove, a movable metal plate that controls air flow.
similar words:
draft