forced expiratory time n.
Abbr. FET The time taken to expire a given volume during measurement of forced vital capacity.
- Forced expiratory volume
forced expiratory volume n. Abbr. FEV The maximum volume of air that can be expired from the lungs in a specific time interval when starting from maximum inspiration.
- Forced feeding
forced feeding n. force’-feed’ v.
[fawrst, fohrst] /fɔrst, foʊrst/ adjective 1. enforced or compulsory: forced labor. 2. strained, unnatural, or affected: a forced smile. 3. subjected to . 4. required by circumstances; emergency: a forced landing of an airplane. /fɔːst/ adjective 1. done because of force; compulsory: forced labour 2. false or unnatural: a forced smile 3. due to an […]
noun, Military. 1. any march that is longer than troops are accustomed to and maintained at a faster pace than usual, generally undertaken for a particular objective under emergency conditions. noun 1. (military) a march in which normal needs are subordinated to the need for speed