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English definition of “endotracheal”


adjective uk   /ˌen.dəʊ.trəˈkiː.əl/ us    /ˌen.doʊˈtreɪ.ki.əl/ specialized
inside or passing through the trachea (= the tube that carries air from the throat to the lungs): An anesthesiologist inserts an endotracheal tube into the windpipe.
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