Translation of "ventilator" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈven.tɪ.leɪ.tər/ us /-t̬əl.eɪ.ɚ/

an opening or a device that allows fresh air to come into a closed space


a machine that helps people breathe correctly by allowing air to flow in and out of their lungs

respirador artificial
He was brought into intensive care shortly after the accident and immediately put on a ventilator.

(Translation of “ventilator” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)