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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An opening or device for bringing in fresh air.

Usage examples (38)
  • The painters used a ventilator to keep the paint fumes from getting too strong.
  • And I agree that starving or dehydrating or just stopping a ventilator is cruel.
  • The best thing about a ventilator is that while it's in place, the patient can't talk.
  • The ventilator is a tube that runs through Dax's mouth and into his lungs to facilitate respiration. for more
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