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cardiorespiratory

[kahr-dee-oh-res-per-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee, -ri-spahyuh r-uh-]
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  1. of, relating to, or affecting the heart and respiratory system.
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Origin of cardiorespiratory

First recorded in 1890–95; cardio- + respiratory
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Historical Examples

  • The appetite improved, the cardiorespiratory syndrome disappeared, and the child began to gain.

    Scurvy Past and Present

    Alfred Fabian Hess