Medical Dictionary

inspiratory reserve volume


inspiratory reserve volume

noun

Definition of INSPIRATORY RESERVE VOLUME

:  the maximal amount of additional air that can be drawn into the lungs by determined effort after normal inspiration—compare expiratory reserve volume
March 04, 2015
sprightly Hear it
Full of life and energy
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears