endotracheal
adjective Date: 1910 1. placed within the trachea <
an endotracheal tube
>
2. applied or effected through the trachea

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • endotrachéal — endotrachéal, ale, aux [ɑ̃dotʀakeal, o] adj. ÉTYM. XXe; de endo , et trachéal. ❖ ♦ Anat., méd. Qui concerne l intérieur de la trachée. || Intubation endotrachéale. || Tube endotrachéal, pour pratiquer l intubation de la trachée …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • endotracheal — [en΄dō trā′kē əl, en΄dōtrə kē′əl] adj. within the trachea: said of devices thus placed for administering anesthetic gases, for examination, etc …   English World dictionary

  • endotracheal — |en(ˌ)dō+ adjective Etymology: end + tracheal 1. : placed within or passed inside of the trachea an endotracheal tube 2. : applied or effected through the trachea endotracheal anesthesia endotracheal aspiration …   Useful english dictionary

  • endotracheal — Within the trachea. * * * en·do·tra·che·al trā kē əl adj 1) placed within the trachea 2) applied or effected through the trachea <endotracheal anesthesia> <endotracheal intubation> * * * adj. within or through the trachea (windpipe).… …   Medical dictionary

  • endotracheal — /en doh tray kee euhl/, adj. placed or passing within the trachea: an endotracheal tube. [1905 10; ENDO + TRACHEAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • endotracheal — en•do•tra•che•al [[t]ˌɛn doʊˈtreɪ ki əl[/t]] adj. med placed or passing within the trachea: an endotracheal tube[/ex] • Etymology: 1905–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • endotracheal — adjective within, or through the trachea …   Wiktionary

  • endotracheal — endo|tra|chea̱l [zu ↑endo... u. ↑Trachea]: innerhalb der Luftröhre befindlich; durch die Luftröhre nach innen …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • endotracheal — adj. inside the trachea (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • endotracheal — en·do·tracheal …   English syllables

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