[ ok-si-juh-neyt ]
/ ˈɒk sɪ dʒəˌneɪt /
verb (used with object), ox·y·gen·at·ed, ox·y·gen·at·ing.
to treat, combine, or enrich with oxygen: to oxygenate the blood.
ox·y·gen·a·tion, nounox·y·gen·a·tor, nounan·ti·ox·y·gen·at·ing, adjectivean·ti·ox·y·gen·a·tion, noun
an·ti·ox·y·gen·a·tor, nounhy·per·ox·y·gen·ate, verb (used with object), hy·per·ox·y·gen·at·ed, hy·per·ox·y·gen·at·ing.hy·per·ox·y·gen·a·tion, nounnon·ox·y·gen·at·ed, adjectivesu·per·ox·y·gen·ate, verb (used with object), su·per·ox·y·gen·at·ed, su·per·ox·y·gen·at·ing.su·per·ox·y·gen·a·tion, nounun·ox·y·gen·at·ed, adjective
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Examples from the Web for oxygenator
Sciatica: Leg packs, oxygenator baths, half radium and salt baths, followed by massage.Valere Aude|Louis Dechmann
British Dictionary definitions for oxygenator (1 of 2)
/ (ˈɒksɪdʒɪˌneɪtə) /
an apparatus that oxygenates the blood, esp while a patient is undergoing an operation
British Dictionary definitions for oxygenator (2 of 2)
oxygenize or oxygenise
/ (ˈɒksɪdʒɪˌneɪt) /
to enrich or be enriched with oxygento oxygenate blood
Derived Formsoxygenation, nounoxygenizer or oxygeniser, noun
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Medicine definitions for oxygenator
[ ŏk′sĭ-jə-nāt′ ]
To treat, combine, or infuse with oxygen.
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Science definitions for oxygenator
[ ŏk′sĭ-jə-nāt′ ]
To combine or mix with oxygen, as in a physical, chemical, or biological system. Blood is oxygenated in the lungs.
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