[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.
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.
[puhlp] /pʌlp/ noun 1. the soft, juicy, edible part of a fruit. 2. the pith of the stem of a plant. 3. a soft or fleshy part of an animal body. 4. Also called dental pulp. the inner substance of the tooth, containing arteries, veins, and lymphatic and nerve tissue that communicate with their respective […]
- Pulp amputation
pulp amputation n. See pulpotomy.
[puhlp-bawrd, -bohrd] /ˈpʌlpˌbɔrd, -ˌboʊrd/ noun 1. a made from pulpwood.
- Pulp calcification
pulp calcification n. Calcified nodules or amorphous deposits in the pulp of a tooth.