cardiorespiratory

adjective car·dio·re·spi·ra·to·ry \ ˌkär-dē-ō-ˈres-p(ə-)rə-ˌtȯr-ē , -ri-ˈspī-rə- \

Definition of cardiorespiratory

:of or relating to the heart and the respiratory system

Recent Examples of cardiorespiratory from the Web

These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'cardiorespiratory.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.

First Known Use of cardiorespiratory

1892


Medical Dictionary

cardiorespiratory

adjective car·dio·res·pi·ra·to·ry \ ˌkärd-ē-ō-ˈres-p(ə-)rə-ˌtōr-ē, -ri-ˈspī-rə-, -ˌtȯr- \

medical Definition of cardiorespiratory

:of or relating to the heart and the respiratory system :cardiopulmonary
  • cardiorespiratory ailments
  • cardiorespiratory responses

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up cardiorespiratory? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

money or riches

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Exceptions Quiz III

  • one-green-toy-robot-amidst-many-red-toy-robots
  • Which of these words does not mean "nonsense"?
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Syn City

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!