inhalation has definitions from the fields of medicine,pharmacology
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[ noun ] the act of inhaling; the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing

Used in print

(Walter H. Buchsbaum, "Advances in Medical Electronics"...)

In the lower center rack an 8 - channel recorder indicates the percentage of carbon_dioxide and nitrogen from the upper and lower lobes of one lung , the total volume of inhalation per breath , the flow of air from both lobes , and the pressure of the two lobes with_respect_to each_other .

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[ noun ] (medicine,pharmacology) a medication to be taken by inhalation

Synonyms

inhalant

Related terms

medicine inhale

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