1. [ noun ] (chemistry) a chemical (usually a sulfide) used to remove hair or wool or bristles from hides
Related terms: compound
2. [ adjective ] able to remove hair or render hairless
Related terms: hairless
3. [ noun ] a cosmetic for temporary removal of undesired hair
Synonyms: epilator depilator
Related terms: cosmetic epilating_wax depilate
Similar spelling:   depilator