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nebulizer

nebuliser

/ (ˈnɛbjʊˌlaɪzə) /
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noun

a device for converting a drug in liquid form into a mist or fine spray which is inhaled through a mask to provide medication for the respiratory systemAlso called: inhalator

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Medical definitions for nebulizer

nebulizer
[ nĕbyə-lī′zər ]

n.

A device used to reduce liquid to an extremely fine cloud, especially for delivering medication to the deep part of the respiratory tract.
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Scientific definitions for nebulizer

nebulizer
[ nĕbyə-lī′zər ]

A device that reduces liquid to an extremely fine cloud, especially used for delivering medication to the deep part of the respiratory tract.
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