inhalation

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in·ha·la·tion

 (ĭn′hə-lā′shən)
n.
1. The act or an instance of inhaling.
2. An inhalant.

inhalation

(ˌɪnhəˈleɪʃən)
n
1. the act of inhaling; breathing in of air or other vapours
2. (Medicine) an inhalant formulation

in•ha•la•tion

(ˌɪn həˈleɪ ʃən)

n.
1. an act or instance of inhaling.
2. an inhalant.
[1615–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.inhalation - the act of inhalinginhalation - the act of inhaling; the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing
breathing, external respiration, respiration, ventilation - the bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation
breath - the process of taking in and expelling air during breathing; "he took a deep breath and dived into the pool"; "he was fighting to his last breath"
gasp, pant - a short labored intake of breath with the mouth open; "she gave a gasp and fainted"
drag, pull, puff - a slow inhalation (as of tobacco smoke); "he took a puff on his pipe"; "he took a drag on his cigarette and expelled the smoke slowly"
2.inhalation - a medication to be taken by inhaling it
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease

inhalation

noun breathing, breath, inspiration, inhaling a complete cycle of inhalation and exhalation

inhalation

noun
The act of breathing in:
Translations
إسْتِنْشاق، تَنَشُّق
vdechování
indåndinginhalering
innöndun
vdychovanie

inhalation

[ˌɪnhəˈleɪʃən] Naspiración f (Med) → inhalación f

inhalation

[ˌɪnhəˈleɪʃən] n
(formal) (= breathing in) [air] → inhalation f; [harmful substance] → inhalation f smoke inhalation

inhalation

n (Med) → Inhalation f; smoke inhalationEinatmen ntvon Rauch

inhalation

[ˌɪnhəˈleɪʃn] ninalazione f

inhale

(inˈheil) verb
to breathe in. He inhaled deeply; It is very unpleasant to have to inhale the smoke from other people's cigarettes.
inhalation (in(h)əˈleiʃən) noun
inˈhaler noun
a usually small apparatus by means of which people inhale certain medicines.

in·ha·la·tion

n. inhalación, aspiración de aire o vapor a los pulmones;
smoke ______ de humo.

inhalation

n inhalación f; smoke — inhalación de humo
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I had obtained good results in such cases by the inhalation of nitrite of amyl, and the present seemed an admirable opportunity of testing its virtues.
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