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aeroporotomy (s) (noun), aeroporotomies (pl)
Any operation that allows air to enter the lungs; such as, with a tracheotomy: Aeroporotomy is a non-extant term referring to a surgical operation enabling the free passage of air into the lungs, sometimes used to bypass an obstruction.
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