[ok-sim-i-ter] /ɒkˈsɪm ɪ tər/
an instrument for measuring the oxygen saturation of the hemoglobin in a sample of blood.
oximeter ox·im·e·ter (ŏk-sĭm’ĭ-tər)
A device for measuring the oxygen saturation of arterial blood.
[ok-sim-i-tree] /ɒkˈsɪm ɪ tri/ noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. the measuring of oxygen saturation of the blood by means of an oximeter.
[ok-si-sawl, -sol] /ˈɒk sɪˌsɔl, -ˌsɒl/ noun 1. a thick, weathered soil of the humid tropics, largely depleted in the minerals that promote fertility, and characteristic of the Amazon and Congo basins.
[oks] /ɒks/ noun, plural oxen for 1, 2, oxes for 3. 1. the adult castrated male of the genus Bos, used chiefly as a draft animal. 2. any member of the bovine family. 3. Informal. a clumsy, stupid fellow. /ɒks/ noun (pl) oxen (ˈɒksən) 1. an adult castrated male of any domesticated species of cattle, […]
[oks-lip] /ˈɒksˌlɪp/ noun 1. a Eurasian primrose, Primula elatior, having clusters of small yellow flowers on a long stem. /ˈɒksˌlɪp/ noun 1. Also called paigle. a primulaceous Eurasian woodland plant, Primula elatior, with small drooping pale yellow flowers 2. Also called false oxlip. a similar and related plant that is a natural hybrid between the […]