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Breathing

Correct spelling for breathing

Medical definition of breathing:

1. The inhalation and exhalation of air, respiration. 2. The respiratory sound heard on auscultation of the chest.

Usage examples for breathing:

  • But there was nothing, and breathing more freely, he said, as she returned to him the letter, Sit down here, Dora, and tell me what I shall say to him. "Dora Deane, – Mary J. Holmes"
  • The movements of breathing go on without our attention. "A Practical Physiology, – Albert F. Blaisdell"
  • If you don't- He broke off, breathing short and hard. "The Bars of Iron, – Ethel May Dell"
  • One of them came and listened to Hereward's breathing and put her hand upon his chest. "Hereward, The Last of the English, – Charles Kingsley"

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