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cardiopulmonary

[kahr-dee-oh-puhl-muh-ner-ee, -poo l-] /ˌkɑr di oʊˈpʌl məˌnɛr i, -ˈpʊl-/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or affecting the heart and lungs:
cardiopulmonary laboratory.
Origin of cardiopulmonary
1880-1885
First recorded in 1880-85; cardio- + pulmonary
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British Dictionary definitions for cardiopulmonary

cardiopulmonary

/ˌkɑːdɪəʊˈpʌlmənərɪ; -mənrɪ; -ˈpʊl-/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or affecting the heart and lungs
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Word Origin and History for cardiopulmonary
adj.

1908, from cardio- + pulmonary.

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cardiopulmonary in Medicine

cardiopulmonary car·di·o·pul·mo·nar·y (kär'dē-ō-pul'mə-něr'ē, -pŭl'-)
adj.
Of, relating to, or involving both the heart and the lungs.

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cardiopulmonary in Science
cardiopulmonary
  (kär'dē-ō-pl'mə-něr'ē, -pŭl'-)   
Relating to or involving the heart and the lungs.
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