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iron lung  pulmotor  Drinker tank  tank ventilator  Drinker respirator
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Respirator that produces alternations in air pressure in a chamber surrounding a patient's chest to force air into and out of the lungs thus providing artificial respiration WordNet 3.0
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Respirator that produces alternations in air pressure in a chamber surrounding a patient's chest to force air into and out of the lungs thus providing artificial respiration WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
An iron lung, also known as a tank ventilator or Drinker tank, is a type of negative pressure ventilator ; a mechanical respirator which encloses most of a person's body, and varies the air pressure in the enclosed space, to stimulate breathing. Wikipedia
Type of negative pressure mechanical respirators Wikidata
An apparatus for producing artificial respiration by pumping oxygen and/or air into and out of the lungs, as of a person who has been asphyxiated by drowning, breathing poisonous gases, etc. Wiktionary
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