inhalator

[ in-huh-ley-ter ]
/ ˈɪn həˌleɪ tər /

noun

an apparatus designed to mix carbon dioxide and oxygen, especially for use in artificial respiration.

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Origin of inhalator

An Americanism dating back to 1925–30; inhale + -ator
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British Dictionary definitions for inhalator

inhalator

/ (ˈɪnhəˌleɪtə) /

noun

another name for nebulizer
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Medicine definitions for inhalator

inhalator

[ ĭnhə-lā′tər ]

n.

respirator
inhaler
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