air passage

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Noun1.air passage - a duct that provides ventilation (as in mines)air passage - a duct that provides ventilation (as in mines)
duct - an enclosed conduit for a fluid
register - an air passage (usually in the floor or a wall of a room) for admitting or excluding heated air from the room
schnorchel, schnorkel, snorkel breather, breather, snorkel - air passage provided by a retractable device containing intake and exhaust pipes; permits a submarine to stay submerged for extended periods of time
upcast - air passage consisting of a ventilation shaft through which air leaves a mine
vent, venthole, vent-hole, blowhole - a hole for the escape of gas or air
ventilation shaft - a shaft in a building; serves as an air passage for ventilation
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In future, Tianjin Airlines will be devoted to constructing Tianjin as the second air passage after Beijing.
Cases were divided according to the location of foreign body into FB in air passage and FB in food passage.
Leave entitlement and air passage are issues to be agreed between the employer and the employee prior to commencement of their relationship.
The Asian woman died after the egg got stuck in her throat and blocked her air passage, a police source said.
Her air passage or trachea had stenosis or complete narrowing due to scar tissue from the burns she suffered and therefore the hole in her neck was left open for the last two years to enable her to breathe," explained Dr Kusuma.
Racepinephrine is an alpha- and beta-receptor stimulant that works by widening the air passage and making it easier to breathe.
A typical pipe stem had an air passage running down its centre, created by burning out the pith.
This is just a thought as annual air passage will be great motivator.
This technologically sound surface uses static air technology, the ideal medium for supporting soft tissue, while air passage vents permit circulation and heat and moisture dissipation.
When awake, muscles keep even the most constricted part of our air passage open enough for air to quietly scoot down.
It will also provide air passage for stranded Indians and initial legal assistance in deserving cases.