inhalator

noun
in·​ha·​la·​tor | \ ˈin-hə-ˌlā-tər How to pronounce inhalator (audio) , ˈi-nə-ˌlā- \

Definition of inhalator

1 : a device providing a mixture of oxygen and carbon dioxide for breathing that is used especially in conjunction with artificial respiration

First Known Use of inhalator

1925, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of inhalator was in 1925

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“Inhalator.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/inhalator. Accessed 5 Jul. 2022.

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inhalator

noun
in·​ha·​la·​tor | \ ˈin-(h)ə-ˌlāt-ər, ˈin-ᵊl-ˌāt- How to pronounce inhalator (audio) \

Medical Definition of inhalator

: a device providing a mixture of oxygen and carbon dioxide for breathing that is used especially in conjunction with artificial respiration — compare inhaler

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