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treater

[′trēd·ər]
(chemical engineering)
A vessel or system for the contacting of a process stream with reagent (treating) chemicals; for example, acid treating or caustic treating.
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The regulations permit qualifying taxpayers to elect in any year after 1993 to treat all rental real estate activities as a single activity, regardless of how they were treated in prior years.
parent of a foreign subsidiary checks the box to treat the subsidiary as the parent's branch, the subsidiary will be treated as having been liquidated into the U.
2 : to pay for the food or entertainment of <I'll treat you to dinner.
The number of specialty-drug types and the diseases they treat are expanding quite rapidly.
Essco is treated as owning all the stock of Zeno and can elect to treat Zeno as a QSub.
The high-voltage system can use different gas mixtures to treat the surface of pellets or powder particles.
The Dominican Republic and various other countries, including Canada, England, and Mexico, permit doctors to treat prostate cancer with a technique called high-intensity focused ultrasound, or HIFU.