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res·pi·ra·tion

respiration

 
 
pronunciation:
re sp reI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition: the act of breathing.
Respiration slows down during sleep.
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derivation: respirational (adj.)
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involved with respiration
some body parts used in respiration
some things that affect respiration
ways to recover someone's respiration
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