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  2  definitions  found 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
  Respiratory  \Re*spir"a*to*ry\  (r?*sp?r"?*t?*r?  or  r?s"p?*r?-), 
  a.  (Physiol.) 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  respiration;  serving  for  respiration;  as 
  the  respiratory  organs;  respiratory  nerves;  the  respiratory 
  function;  respiratory  changes. 
  {Respiratory  foods}.  (Physiol.)  See  2d  Note  under  {Food},  n., 
  {Respiratory  tree}  (Zo["o]l.),  the  branched  internal  gill  of 
  certain  holothurians. 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
  adj  :  pertaining  to  respiration;  "respiratory  assistance" 

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