respiratory minute volume

n.

The product of tidal volume and the respiratory frequency.

Nearby words

  1. respiratory distress syndrome,
  2. respiratory enzyme,
  3. respiratory exchange ratio,
  4. respiratory failure,
  5. respiratory lobule,
  6. respiratory pause,
  7. respiratory pigment,
  8. respiratory quotient,
  9. respiratory scleroma,
  10. respiratory syncytial virus


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