nonrebreathing anesthesia non·re·breath·ing anesthesia (nŏn’rē-brē’ðĭng)
A technique for inhalation anesthesia in which valves exhaust all exhaled air from the circuit.
[ri-seev] /rɪˈsiv/ verb (used with object), received, receiving. 1. to take into one’s possession (something offered or delivered): to receive many gifts. 2. to have (something) bestowed, conferred, etc.: to receive an honorary degree. 3. to have delivered or brought to one: to receive a letter. 4. to get or be informed of: to receive […]
[ri-sep-shuh n] /rɪˈsɛp ʃən/ noun 1. the act of or the state of being . 2. a manner of being : The book met with a favorable reception. 3. a function or occasion when persons are formally : a wedding reception. 4. the quality or fidelity attained in radio or television broadcasts under given circumstances. […]
[ri-sep-tiv] /rɪˈsɛp tɪv/ adjective 1. having the quality of , taking in, or admitting. 2. able or quick to knowledge, ideas, etc.: a receptive mind. 3. willing or inclined to suggestions, offers, etc., with favor: a receptive listener. 4. of or relating to or : a receptive end organ. 5. (in language learning) of or […]
[ri-sip-ee-uh nt] /rɪˈsɪp i ənt/ noun 1. a person or thing that ; : the recipient of a prize. adjective 2. or capable of . /rɪˈsɪpɪənt/ noun 1. a person who or thing that receives adjective 2. a less common word for receptive n. 1550s, from Middle French récipient (16c.) and directly from Latin recipientem […]