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tidal volume

noun
1.
the volume of water associated with a rising tide
2.
(physiol) the amount of air passing into and out of the lungs during normal breathing
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tidal volume in Medicine

tidal volume n.
The volume of air inspired or expired in a single breath during regular breathing. Also called tidal air.

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tidal volume in Science
tidal volume  
The volume of air inhaled and exhaled with each breath. Also called tidal air.
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