air ventilator


English-Chinese construction dictionary (英汉建筑大词典). 2013.

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  • Ventilator-associated pneumonia — (VAP) is a sub type of hospital acquired pneumonia (HAP) which occurs in people who are on mechanical ventilation through an endotracheal or tracheostomy tube for at least 48 hours. VAP is a medical condition that results from infection which… …   Wikipedia

  • Ventilator — Ven ti*la tor, n. [Cf. F. ventilateur, L. ventilator a winnower.] 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 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ventilator — [vent′ l āt΄ər] n. a thing that ventilates; esp., any device used to bring in fresh air and drive out foul air …   English World dictionary

  • air — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) I n. atmosphere (See air); mien, bearing, appearance; tune, melody (See music). v. t. ventilate (See air); proclaim, broadcast (See publication). II Earth s atmosphere Nouns 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • ventilator — n. 1) a device to ensure a supply of fresh air. 2) (respirator) equipment that is manually or mechanically operated to maintain a flow of air into and out of the lungs of a patient who is unable to breathe normally. Positive pressure ventilators… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • ventilator — ven|ti|la|tor [ˈventıleıtə US tl eıtər] n 1.) a piece of equipment that puts fresh air into a room, building etc →↑fan 2.) a piece of equipment that pumps air into and out of someone s lungs on a ventilator ▪ He was put on a ventilator but died… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • ventilator — [[t]ve̱ntɪleɪtə(r)[/t]] ventilators 1) N COUNT A ventilator is a machine that helps people breathe when they cannot breathe naturally, for example because they are very ill or have been seriously injured. 2) N COUNT A ventilator is a device that… …   English dictionary

  • ventilator — UK [ˈventɪleɪtə(r)] / US [ˈvent(ə)lˌeɪtər] noun [countable] Word forms ventilator : singular ventilator plural ventilators 1) a machine that pushes air in and out of someone s lungs when they cannot breathe on their own 2) a machine that brings… …   English dictionary

  • Ventilator — A ventilator is a machine which mechanically assists patients in the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide (sometimes referred to as artificial respiration). * * * SYN: respirator. [L. ventilo, to fan, fr. ventus,wind, + ator, agent suffix]… …   Medical dictionary

  • Air conditioning — The term air conditioning refers to the cooling and dehumidification of indoor air for thermal comfort. In a broader sense, the term can refer to any form of cooling, heating, ventilation or disinfection that modifies the condition of air.… …   Wikipedia

  • Ventilator — ventiliatorius statusas T sritis Energetika apibrėžtis Įrenginys, sukuriantis oro arba kitų dujų slėgio perteklių patalpoms vėdinti, oro mišiniams vamzdynais tiekti ir pan. Skiriami išcentriniai ir ašiniai ventiliatoriai. atitikmenys: angl. air… …   Aiškinamasis šiluminės ir branduolinės technikos terminų žodynas

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