rebreathing technique

n.

Use of a breathing or anesthesia circuit in which exhaled air is afterwards inhaled either with or without absorption of CO2 from the exhaled air.

Nearby words

  1. runic,
  2. runjeet singh,
  3. runless,
  4. runlet,
  5. runnel,
  6. runner bean,
  7. runner foot,
  8. runner's high,
  9. runner's knee,
  10. runner-up


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