inspirator

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in·spi·ra·tor

 (ĭn′spə-rā′tər)
n.
1. A device, such as a respirator or inhaler, by which a gas, vapor, or air is drawn in.
2. One who inspires or motivates others.

[Latin īnspīrāre, to breathe into; see inspire + -ator.]

inspirator

(ˈɪnspɪˌreɪtə)
n
(General Engineering) a device for drawing in or injecting a vapour, liquid, etc. Also called: injector
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But I, in encountering great pressures at the bottom of the sea, was obliged to shut my head, like that of a diver in a ball of copper; and it is to this ball of copper that the two pipes, the inspirator and the expirator, open.
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