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cardiopulmonary

[ kahr-dee-oh-puhl-muh-ner-ee, -pool- ]
/ ˌkɑr di oʊˈpʌl məˌnɛr i, -ˈpʊl- /
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adjective
of, relating to, or affecting the heart and lungs: cardiopulmonary laboratory.
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Origin of cardiopulmonary

First recorded in 1880–85; cardio- + pulmonary
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British Dictionary definitions for cardiopulmonary

cardiopulmonary
/ (ˌkɑːdɪəʊˈpʌlmənərɪ, -mənrɪ, -ˈpʊl-) /

adjective
of, relating to, or affecting the heart and lungs
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Scientific definitions for cardiopulmonary

cardiopulmonary
[ kär′dē-ō-pulmə-nĕr′ē, -pŭl- ]

Relating to or involving the heart and the lungs.
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