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respiratory

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adjective res·pi·ra·to·ry \ ˈres-p(ə-)rə-ˌtōr-ē , ri-ˈspī-rə- , -ˌtȯr- \

medical Definition of respiratory

1 :of or relating to respiration
  • respiratory function
  • respiratory diseases
2 :serving for or functioning in respiration
  • respiratory organs


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