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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ox′ygen mask`(n.)

  1. a masklike device placed or worn over the nose and mouth when inhaling oxygen from an attached tank.

    Category: Medicine

Princeton's WordNet

  1. oxygen mask(noun)

    a breathing device that is placed over the mouth and nose; supplies oxygen from an attached storage tank

Wiktionary

  1. oxygen mask(Noun)

    A plastic or rubber mask through which oxygen may be breathed from a storage tank.

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  1. Oxygen mask

    An oxygen mask provides a method to transfer breathing oxygen gas from a storage tank to the lungs. Oxygen masks may cover the nose and mouth or the entire face. They may be made of plastic, silicone, or rubber. In certain circumstances, oxygen may be delivered via a nasal cannula instead of a mask.


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oxygen mask

a mask through which a person can breathe oxygen.

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