residual air


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residual air

[rə′zij·ə·wəl ′er]
(physiology)
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Samples were then boiled and vacuumed to remove residual air in the substances.
Laughter increases the secretion of energizing catecholamines and endorphins, increases oxygenation of the blood, and decreases residual air in the lungs.
New 50mL and 200mL AF pistons feature a unique design that bleeds out residual air as they are inserted into filled cartridges.