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tube,

in electronics: see electron tubeelectron tube,
device consisting of a sealed enclosure in which electrons flow between electrodes separated either by a vacuum (in a vacuum tube) or by an ionized gas at low pressure (in a gas tube).
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Tube

A long, hollow cylinder, or other hollow shape; typically a flexible or thin-walled metal cylinder, as opposed to a pipe.

tube

[′tüb]
(biology)
A narrow channel within the body of an animal or plant.
(electronics)
(engineering)
A long cylindrical body with a hollow center used especially to convey fluid.
(geology)
A passage in a cave having smooth sides and an elliptical to nearly circular cross section.
(ordnance)
The main part of a gun, the cylindrical piece of metal surrounding the bore; tube is frequently used in referring to artillery weapons, and barrel is more frequently used in referring to small arms.

tube

1. A thin-walled pipe.
2.See lamp.

tube

1. Anatomy
b. any hollow cylindrical structure
2. Botany
a. the lower part of a gamopetalous corolla or gamosepalous calyx, below the lobes
b. any other hollow structure in a plant
3. Brit the tube
a. an underground railway system
b. the tunnels through which the railway runs
c. the train itself
d. ™ the London underground railway system
4. Electronics
a. another name for valve
5. Surfing the cylindrical passage formed when a wave breaks and the crest tips forward

tube

(hardware)
A CRT terminal. Never used in the mainstream sense of TV; real hackers don't watch TV, except for Loony Toons, Rocky & Bullwinkle, Trek Classic, the Simpsons, and the occasional cheesy old swashbuckler movie.

tube

(electronics)

tube

(jargon)
(IBM) To send a copy of something to someone else's terminal. "Tube me that note."
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Intubation with a single-lumen tracheal tube followed by an airway exchange catheter is much easier than a standard laryngoscope with a DLT due to the larger size and shape of a DLT (31).
Both withdrawing the blade slightly and providing more of a “bird's eye” view allow more space for passage of tracheal tube and lessen the angle at which the tracheal tube must pass.
Before the application of mouthwash and after elevating the bed head, the tracheal tube and mouth secretions were suctioned out using a green nelaton catheter size 14.
The advantages of the LMA over the tracheal tube or facemask: a meta-analysis.
sup][1] The challenge points of vocal cord identification with FFB include secretions, edema, hemorrhage, and difficult tracheal tube passage.
Talc powder was used to assist in sliding the plug over the tracheal tube.
As the use of tracheal tubes and intubation gained popularity, a proportional need to develop equipment that could help in placing a tracheal tube into the trachea arose.
Atlas GM 2005 A mathematical model of differential tracheal tube cuff pressure: effects of diffusion and temperature Journal of Clinical Monitoring and Computing 19 (6) 415-425
He has three tubes in his body: a tracheal tube for breathing, a tube for feeding and a catheter to pass urine.
16, Suda removed the tracheal tube from the patient at the request of the family, but seeing that the patient started to suffer, she ordered a nurse to administer a muscle relaxant, causing him to suffocate.