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oxygen mask

n.
A masklike device placed over the mouth and nose and through which oxygen is supplied from an attached storage tank.

oxygen mask

n
(Medicine) a device, worn over the nose and mouth, to which oxygen is supplied from a cylinder or other source: used to aid breathing

ox′ygen mask`


n.
a masklike device placed or worn over the nose and mouth when inhaling oxygen from an attached tank.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.oxygen mask - a breathing device that is placed over the mouth and noseoxygen mask - a breathing device that is placed over the mouth and nose; supplies oxygen from an attached storage tank
aqualung, Aqua-Lung, scuba - a device (trade name Aqua-Lung) that lets divers breathe under water; scuba is an acronym for self-contained underwater breathing apparatus
breathing apparatus, breathing device, breathing machine, ventilator - a device that facilitates breathing in cases of respiratory failure
Translations
قِناع تَنَفُّس الأوكسجين
iltmaske
oxigénmaszk
súrefnisgríma
kyslíková maska
oksijen maskesi

oxygen mask

nmaschera a ossigeno

oxygen

(ˈoksidʒən) noun
an element, a gas without taste, colour or smell, forming part of the air. He died from lack of oxygen.
oxygen mask
a mask through which a person can breathe oxygen.
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Comments by Dutch Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans on Wednesday about a passenger's body being found wearing an oxygen mask had been "the last straw" for relatives upset with the government's response, Van der Goen said.
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