[ in-too-beyt, -tyoo- ]
/ ˈɪn tʊˌbeɪt, -tyʊ- /
verb (used with object), in·tu·bat·ed, in·tu·bat·ing.Medicine/Medical.
to insert a tube into (the larynx or the like).
to treat by inserting a tube, as into the larynx.
LEARN THE SPANISH WORDS FOR THESE COMMON ANIMALS!
Are you learning Spanish? Or do you just have an interest in foreign languages? Either way, this quiz on Spanish words for animals is for you.
Question 1 of 13
How do you say “cat” 🐈 in Spanish?
OTHER WORDS FROM intubatein·tu·ba·tion, noun
Words nearby intubate
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021
Example sentences from the Web for intubate
Ian was obviously free to intubate every young lady he saw, and Cait would never harbor the flimsiest dinghy of a grievance.
British Dictionary definitions for intubate
/ (ˈɪntjʊˌbeɪt) /
(tr) med to insert a tube or cannula into (a hollow organ); cannulate
Derived forms of intubateintubation, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Medical definitions for intubate
[ ĭn′tōō-bāt′ ]
To insert a tube into a hollow organ or body passage.
Other words from intubatein′tu•ba′tion n.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.