- to oxygenate (blood) by exposure to air in the lungs or gills.
- to assist the breathing of (a person), as with a respirator.
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Instead, restrictions could focus on crowded, poorly ventilated spaces like restaurants and bars.Coronavirus cases are skyrocketing. Here’s what it will take to gain control|Tina Hesman Saey|November 11, 2020|Science News
So work outside or in a well-ventilated area, like a garage with the door open.You Should Hot-Wax Your Bike Chains. Here's Why.|Joe Lindsey|November 6, 2020|Outside Online
Initially in the pandemic, the thought was to try to mechanically ventilate patients earlier.COVID-19’s death rate in the U.S. could spike as new cases soar|Aimee Cunningham|November 3, 2020|Science News
They are especially important in crowded and poorly ventilated areas.7 Tips For Staying Safe As COVID-19 Cases Rise And Colder Weather Heightens The Risk|LGBTQ-Editor|October 25, 2020|No Straight News
It’s the reason that indoor spaces, particularly poorly ventilated ones, present a particular risk.To win customers’ trust, restaurants are paying to improve ventilation|Alexandra Ossola|October 19, 2020|Quartz
Along with installing new roofs, one post-tsunami effort I ran across was also building new, better-ventilated kitchens.India’s Most Dangerous Meal: The Poisoned-Lunch Disaster|Dilip D’Souza|July 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The feelings that John Derbyshire ventilated—where did they come from?Today's Question: Fire John Derbyshire?|David Frum|May 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
It was well lighted and ventilated, and every child of whatever age could touch its feet to the floor.The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
You must have your rooms well ventilated if you wish to avoid fainting and discomfort.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
On the east is a modern post-office, dirty and badly ventilated, and some half-finished Government buildings.Belgium|George W. T. (George William Thomson) Omond
Thyrsis went, and found a working-men's meeting-room, ill-lighted and ill-ventilated, with perhaps two hundred people in it.Love's Pilgrimage|Upton Sinclair
The rooms are lofty, with cupolas, and all of them very carefully ventilated.