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intubate

 [in´too-bāt]
to perform intubation.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

in·tu·bate

(in'tū-bāt),
To insert a tube.
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intubate

(ĭn′to͞o-bāt′, -tyo͞o-)
tr.v. intu·bated, intu·bating, intu·bates
To insert a tube into (a hollow organ or body passage).

in′tu·ba′tion n.
in′tu·ba′tion·al adj.
in′tu·ba′tion·al·ly adv.
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in·tu·bate

(in'tū-bāt)
To perform intubation.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

in·tu·bate

(in'tū-bāt)
To insert a tube.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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