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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 res·pi·ra·tor /ˈrɛspəˌretɚ/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 res·pi·ra·tor /ˈrɛspəˌretɚ/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Res·pi·ra·tor n.  A divice of gauze or wire, covering the mouth or nose, to prevent the inhalation of noxious substances, as dust or smoke. Being warmed by the breath, it tempers cold air passing through it, and may also be used for the inhalation of medicated vapors.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a breathing device for administering long-term artificial
           respiration [syn: inhalator]
      2: a protective mask with a filter; protects the face and lungs
         against poisonous gases [syn: gasmask, gas helmet]