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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun inhalator:

inhalerrespirator

Definition of the noun inhalator

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noun - plural: inhalators

  1. a breathing device for administering long-term artificial respiration
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonym of inhalator: respirator
    • more generic terms: breathing apparatus / breathing device / breathing machine / ventilator = a device that facilitates breathing in cases of respiratory failure
    • more specific term: 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
    • part: mouthpiece = a part that goes over or into the mouth of a person
  2. a dispenser that produces a chemical vapor to be inhaled in order to relieve nasal congestion
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • synonym of inhalator: inhaler
    • more generic word: dispenser = a container so designed that the contents can be used in prescribed amounts

Alternative definition of the noun inhalator

noun

  1. See inhaler.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for inhalator

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Google previewRelapse Prevention, Second Edition (2005)

Maintenance Strategies in the Treatment of Addictive Behaviors by G. Alan Marlatt, Dennis M. Donovan

NICOTINE INHALATOR The nicotine inhalator is a device (prescription-only in the United States, nonprescription in the United Kingdom) that resembles a cigarette holder with a nicotine-containing sponge inside, and delivers volatilized ...

Google previewRelapse Prevention (2007)

Maintenance Strategies in the Treatment of Addictive Behaviors by G. Alan Marlatt, Dennis M. Donovan

NICOTINE INHALATOR The nicotine inhalator is a device (prescription-only in the United States, nonprescription in the United Kingdom) that resembles a cigarette holder with a nicotine-containing sponge inside, and delivers volatilized ...

Google preview100 Questions & Answers About Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) (2005)

by Campion E. Quinn

Inhalator: The inhalator is a plastic device shaped like a cigarette with a nicotine cartridge fitted into it. Sucking on the mouthpiece releases nicotine vapor, which is absorbed through the mouth and throat. Inhalators are useful for people who ...

Google previewNursing for Public Health: Promotion, Principles and Practice (2011)

by Paul Linsley, Roslyn Kane, Sara Owen

The inhalator is a plastic mouthpiece with a replaceable nicotine cartridge inside, which the person sucks on like a cigarette. It is important not to expect the inhalator to be like a cigarette — it won't give a 'hit' that would normally be expected ...

Google previewSzycher's Dictionary of Medical Devices (1995)

by Michael Szycher

Ventilator, Emergency A Class II device that is a demand valve or inhalator ...

Google previewTruespel Book Two: Phonetic Dictionary of USA English (2006)

by Thomas E. Zurinskas

~inhibbishin - inhibition ~inhulaeter - inhalator ~inhyuemmaen -inhumane ~ inhyuemmanitee - inhumanity ~inhyyuemin -inhuman ~iniffaesibool - ineffaceable ~iniffekchue'ool -ineffectual ~iniffekchuewool -ineffectual ~iniffektiv - ineffective ...

Google previewConcise Oxford English Dictionary (2011)

Book & CD-ROM Set by Angus Stevenson, Maurice Waite

— DERIVATIVES inhalator n. inhale /In 'hell/ > v. breathe in (air, gas, smoke, etc.). — DERIVATIVES inhalation n. inhalational adj. — ORIGIN C18 (earlier (C17) as inhalation): from L. inhalare ' breathe ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Science (1893)

Containing a Full Explanation of the Various Subjects and Terms of Anatomy, Physiology, ... by Robley Dunglison

Inhalator (in-hal-a'tor) or Inhalatorlum, in-hal-at- o're-um. Inhaler. See Pulverization. Inhaler , in-ha'lur. Apparatus for inhalation of the steam of hot water, ether, chloroform, ...

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Inhalator

Inhalator resuscitator.
ca. 1957

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Scrabble value of I1N1H4A1L1A1T1O1R1

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