aspirator

noun as·pi·ra·tor \ ˈas-pə-ˌrā-tər \

Definition of aspirator

: an apparatus for producing suction or moving or collecting materials by suction; especially : a hollow tubular instrument connected with a partial vacuum and used to remove fluid or tissue or foreign bodies from the body

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1800

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aspirator

noun as·pi·ra·tor \ ˈas-pə-ˌrāt-ər \

medical Definition of aspirator

: an apparatus for producing suction or moving or collecting materials by suction; especially : a hollow tubular instrument connected with a partial vacuum and used to remove fluid or tissue or foreign bodies from the body

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