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expiratory reserve volume


expiratory reserve volume

noun

Definition of EXPIRATORY RESERVE VOLUME

:  the additional amount of air that can be expired from the lungs by determined effort after normal expiration—compare inspiratory reserve volume
February 28, 2015
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