oxygen tent

noun

Definition of oxygen tent

:a canopy which can be placed over a bedridden person and within which a flow of oxygen can be maintained

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First Known Use of oxygen tent

1925


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oxygen tent

noun

Definition of oxygen tent for English Language Learners

  • : a piece of medical equipment that surrounds the body or head of a patient like a small, clear tent and that is filled with flowing oxygen


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oxygen tent

noun

medical Definition of oxygen tent

:a canopy which can be placed over a bedridden person and within which a flow of oxygen can be maintained

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