Definition of oxygenator
: one that oxygenates; specifically : an apparatus that oxygenates the blood extracorporeally (as during open-heart surgery)
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In other parts of the gym there are next-generation, treadmill-type machines connected to oxygenators and masks that the athletes wear in training to manipulate oxygen levels.
A low-resistance oxygenator is the device that exchanges oxygen and carbon dioxide as blood flows through it.
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