airway
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airway(
ehr
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wey
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (aviation)
a. la ruta aérea
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Because of the hostilities we advise all flights to avoid the airways over the country.Debido a las hostilidades, aconsejamos a todos los vuelos que eviten usar las rutas aéreas que pasan por encima del país.
b. la aerovía
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The airways over the southeast of the country are extremely congested.Las aerovías del sureste del país están sumamente congestionadas.
2. (anatomy)
a. la vía respiratoria
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
First make sure the patient's airway is free.Primero asegúrate que esté libre la vía respiratoria del paciente.
3. (ventilation shaft)
a. el conducto de ventilación
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Fortunately the airway was not blocked when the tunnel collapsed.Afortunadamente no se obstruyó el conducto de ventilación cuando el túnel se vino abajo.
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airway
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (of body)
a. la vía respiratoria
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (for airplane)
a. la ruta aérea
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
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airway [ˈɛəweɪ]
noun
1 (Aer) (company) línea (f) aérea; aerolínea (f); (route) ruta (f) aérea
2 (Anat) vía (f) respiratoria
the first priority was to try and clear an airway in her blocked throat in many cases the airway must be cleared by inserting a tube down the throat a doctor tried to clear her airways
3 (ventilator shaft) conducto (m) de ventilación
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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continuous positive airway pressure
la presión positiva continua en la vía aérea
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