respiratory system

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Synonyms for respiratory system

the system for taking in oxygen and giving off carbon dioxide

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Also by voluntarily prolonging the phase of inspiration and expiration, the respiratory muscles are stretched to their full extent and the respiratory apparatus is able to work to their maximal capacity represented by increased chest wall expansion and lung volumes.
To help control costs, the faculty salvages discarded materials such as oxygen masks and some respiratory apparatus, which are cleaned and repacked in Ziploc bags.
Every Israeli citizen is provided with a respiratory apparatus, she explained.
Proof of murderous intent now seems possible with the latest findings since death is certain if the patient is left without respiratory apparatus after being administered with muscle relaxant.
He can still talk normally, although he uses a respiratory apparatus and needs help at meal times and for bathing and getting dressed.