adjective see spirometer

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  • spirometric — spirométric adj. → metric Trimis de siveco, 13.09.2007. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  SPIROMÉTRIC, Ă adj. Referitor la spirometrie. [< fr. spirométrique]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 13.09.2007. Sursa: DN …   Dicționar Român

  • spirometric — |spīrə|me.trik adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary spiro (I) + metric : of, relating to, or using a spirometer spirometric studies : of or relating to spirometry * * * spīrometˈric adjective …   Useful english dictionary

  • spirometric — See spirometer. * * * …   Universalium

  • spirometric — spi·ro·met·ric (spi″ro metґrik) pertaining to spirometry or the spirometer …   Medical dictionary

  • spirometric — adj. of a spirometer (instrument for measuring lung capacity) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • spirometric — spi·ro·met·ric …   English syllables

  • spirometer — spirometric /spuy reuh me trik/, spirometrical, adj. spirometry, n. /spuy rom i teuhr/, n. an instrument for determining the capacity of the lungs. [1840 50; SPIRO 1 + METER] * * * …   Universalium

  • Spirometry — TLC Total lung capacity: the volume in the lungs at maximal inflation RV Residual volume: the volume of air remaining in the lungs …   Wikipedia

  • Occupational asthma — is an occupational condition defined as: a disease characterized by variable airflow limitation and/or airway hyper responsiveness due to causes and conditions attributable to a particular occupational environment and not stimuli encountered… …   Wikipedia

  • spirometer — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary spiro (from Latin spirare to breathe) + meter Date: 1809 an instrument for measuring the air entering and leaving the lungs • spirometric adjective • spirometry noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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