inhaler

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noun in·hal·er \in-ˈhā-lər\

Definition of inhaler

  1. 1 :  a device by means of which medicinal material is inhaled an asthma inhaler

  2. 2 :  one that inhales

1778

First Known Use of inhaler

1778


INHALER Defined for English Language Learners

inhaler

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noun in·hal·er \in-ˈhā-lər\

Definition of inhaler for English Language Learners

  • medical : a device used for inhaling a medicine


INHALER Defined for Kids

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noun in·hal·er \in-ˈhā-lər\

Definition of inhaler for Students

  1. :  a device used for breathing medicine into the lungs An inhaler is used to treat asthma.


Medical Dictionary

inhaler

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noun in·hal·er \in-ˈhā-lər\

Medical Definition of inhaler

  1. :  a device by means of which usually medicinal material is inhaled—compare inhalator



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