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ox·y·gen·ate

 (ŏk′sĭ-jə-nāt′) also ox·y·gen·ize (-jə-nīz′)
tr.v. ox·y·gen·at·ed, ox·y·gen·at·ing, ox·y·gen·ates also ox·y·gen·ized or ox·y·gen·iz·ing or ox·y·gen·iz·es
To treat, combine, or infuse with oxygen.

ox′y·gen·a′tion n.
ox′y·gen·a′tor n.

oxygenator

(ˈɒksɪdʒɪˌneɪtə)
n
(Medicine) an apparatus that oxygenates the blood, esp while a patient is undergoing an operation
Translations

oxygenator

n. oxigenador, instrumento para oxigenar la sangre gen. usado durante cirugía.
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