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cardiorespiratory

[kahr-dee-oh-res-per-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee, -ri-spahyuh r-uh-] /ˌkɑr di oʊˈrɛs pər əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i, -rɪˈspaɪər ə-/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or affecting the heart and respiratory system.
Origin of cardiorespiratory
1890-1895
1890-95; cardio- + respiratory
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  • The appetite improved, the cardiorespiratory syndrome disappeared, and the child began to gain.

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