dead space n.
dead space volume
physiological dead space
alveolar dead space
anatomical dead space
respiratory dead space
Ultranational Nature: Dead Time and Dead Space
dead space to tidal volume ratio
Grieving the Dead in Alternative Spaces
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1 any part of the respiratory tract containing air that does not participate in the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide.
2 a cavity that remains in an incompletely closed wound, in which blood may accumulate and delay healing.
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