inspirometer


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in·spi·rom·e·ter

(in'spi-rom'ĕ-tĕr),
An instrument for measuring the force, frequency, or volume of inspirations.
[L. in-spiro, to breathe in, + G. metron, measure]

inspirometer

[in′spirom′ətər]
Etymology: L, inspirare, to breathe in; Gk, metron, measure
an apparatus used to measure the volume, force, and frequency of a patient's inspirations.

in·spi·rom·e·ter

(in'spi-rom'ĕ-tĕr)
An instrument for measuring force, frequency, or volume of inspirations.
[L. in-spiro, to breathe in, + G. metron, measure]

inspirometer (in´spirom´ətur),

n an instrument for measuring the force, frequency, or volume of inspirations.
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