Definitions for ventilatorˈvɛn tlˌeɪ tər

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  1. ventilator(noun)

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

  2. breathing device, breathing apparatus, breathing machine, ventilator(noun)

    a device that facilitates breathing in cases of respiratory failure

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  1. ventilator(Noun)

    A device that circulates fresh air and expels stale or noxious air

  2. ventilator(Noun)

    A respirator

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  1. Ventilator(noun)

    a contrivance for effecting ventilation; especially, a contrivance or machine for drawing off or expelling foul or stagnant air from any place or apartment, or for introducing that which is fresh and pure

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. ventilateur, L. ventilator a winnower.]


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