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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.
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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
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ox′ygen mask`


n.
a masklike device placed or worn over the nose and mouth when inhaling oxygen from an attached tank.
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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
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Translations
قِناع تَنَفُّس الأوكسجين
iltmaske
oxigénmaszk
súrefnisgríma
kyslíková maska
oksijen maskesi

oxygen mask

nmaschera a ossigeno
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

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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He also said "look, I can walk through the hotel without an oxygen mask", as he strode through the building barefoot and without oxygen.