a small tentlike canopy placed over a sick person for delivering and maintaining a flow of oxygen at critical periods.
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How to use oxygen tent in a sentence
Just 24 hours later, the American people were informed that their war-hero president was in an oxygen tent at Fitzsimons Army Hospital being treated by one of the best cardiologists in the country.
British Dictionary definitions for oxygen tent
med a transparent enclosure covering a bedridden patient, into which oxygen is released to help maintain respiration
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