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[puhl-moh-ter, poo l-] /ˈpʌlˌmoʊ tər, ˈpʊl-/

a mechanical device for artificial respiration that forces oxygen into the lungs when respiration has ceased because of asphyxiation, drowning, etc.
/ˈpʌlˌməʊtə; ˈpʊl-/
trademark an apparatus for pumping oxygen into the lungs during artificial respiration

pulmotor pul·mo·tor (pul’mō’tər, pŭl’-)
A device used to inflate and deflate the lungs during resuscitation.


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