Definition of “endotracheal” - English Dictionary

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“endotracheal” in British English

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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.

(Definition of “endotracheal” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)