- Incapable of being inhaled because of irritation to the airway, resulting in breath-holding.
- Denoting a gas or vapor either poisonous or containing insufficient oxygen.
- Denoting an aerosol composed of particles with aerodynamic size larger than 10 µ.
© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.
Search Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Examples: glitazone, GI cocktail, etc.