[ res-puh-rom-i-ter ]
/ ˌrɛs pəˈrɒm ɪ tər /
an instrument for measuring the extent of respiratory movement.
an instrument for measuring oxygen consumption or carbon dioxide production in an isolated tissue.
- respiratory scleroma,
- respiratory syncytial virus,
- respiratory system,
- respiratory tract,
- respite care,
Origin of respirometer
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[ rĕs′pə-rŏm′ĭ-tər ]
An instrument for measuring the degree and nature of respiration.
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