inspiratory

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adjective in·spi·ra·to·ry \in-ˈspī-rə-ˌtȯr-ē, ˈin(t)-sp(ə-)rə-\

Definition of inspiratory

  1. :  of, relating to, used for, or associated with inspiration

First Known Use of inspiratory

1773


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adjective in·spi·ra·to·ry \in-ˈspī-rə-ˌtōr-ē, ˈin(t)-sp(ə-)rə-, -ˌtȯr-\

Medical Definition of inspiratory

  1. :  of, relating to, used for, or associated with inspiration inspiratory muscles the inspiratory whoop of whooping cough

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