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oxygen humidifier

ox·y·gen hu·mid·i·fi·er

/ˈäksəjən (h)yo͞oˈmidəˌfī(ə)r/

Noun

A device that attaches to oxygen delivery devices and allows for humidification of administered oxygen by bubbling the oxygen through sterile water or saline. This prevents drying of the mucosa and can help thin respiratory secretions.