Medical Dictionary

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. 1:  of or relating to respiration respiratory function respiratory diseases

  2. 2:  serving for or functioning in respiration respiratory organs



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