Definition of Ventilator in English :

Define Ventilator in English

Ventilator meaning in English

Meaning of Ventilator in English

Pronunciation of Ventilator in English

Ventilator pronunciation in English

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1. ventilator

a device (such as a fan) that introduces fresh air or expels foul air

2. breathing apparatus, breathing device, breathing machine, ventilator

a device that facilitates breathing in cases of respiratory failure

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of ventilator
an opening or device, such as a fan, used to ventilate a room, building, etc
2. medicine
a machine that maintains a flow of air into and out of the lungs of a patient who is unable to breathe normally

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see synonyms of ventilator
a thing that ventilates; esp., any device used to bring in fresh air and drive out foul air

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of ventilator
1. A device that circulates fresh air and expels stale or foul air.
2. Medicine A machine that supplies oxygen or a mixture of oxygen and air, used in artificial respiration to control or assist breathing. Also called respirator.

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