Definition of


  1. (noun, act) the bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation
  2. (adj, all) passing or able to pass air in and out of the lungs normally; sometimes used in combination
    the heavy-breathing person on the telephone

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