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ventilate


ventilate

vt ven·ti·late \ˈvent-əl-ˌāt\
ven·ti·lat·edven·ti·lat·ing

Definition of VENTILATE

1
:  to expose to air and especially to a current of fresh air for purifying or refreshing
2
a :  oxygenate, aerate <ventilate blood in the lungs> b :  to subject the lungs of (an individual) to ventilation <artifically ventilate a patient in respiratory distress>
3
:  to give verbal expression to (as mental or emotional conflicts)
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