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in·ha·la·tor

 (ĭn′hə-lā′tər)
n.

inhalator

(ˈɪnhəˌleɪtə)
n
(Medicine) another name for nebulizer

in•ha•la•tor

(ˈɪn həˌleɪ tər)

n.
1. an apparatus used to help inhale air, anesthetics, medicinal vapors, etc.
2. an apparatus for giving artificial respiration; respirator.
[1925–30, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.inhalator - a breathing device for administering long-term artificial respirationinhalator - a breathing device for administering long-term artificial respiration
breathing apparatus, breathing device, breathing machine, ventilator - a device that facilitates breathing in cases of respiratory failure
iron lung - respirator that produces alternations in air pressure in a chamber surrounding a patient's chest to force air into and out of the lungs thus providing artificial respiration
mouthpiece - a part that goes over or into the mouth of a person; "the mouthpiece of a respirator"
2.inhalator - a dispenser that produces a chemical vapor to be inhaled in order to relieve nasal congestioninhalator - a dispenser that produces a chemical vapor to be inhaled in order to relieve nasal congestion
dispenser - a container so designed that the contents can be used in prescribed amounts
Translations

inhalator

[ˈɪnhəleɪtəʳ] Ninhalador m

inhalator

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