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deep breathing

noun

inhaling and exhaling with long breaths, esp. for relaxation

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  • Vigorous exercise, deep breathing, and a glass or two of water should be taken on rising.

  • deep breathing gives a fine figure as well as clear complexion.

    Cupology Clara
  • Deep breathers are seldom mentally weak because deep breathing develops Will power.

    The Colored Girl Beautiful E. Azalia Hackley
  • At this juncture a deep breathing was heard close behind him.

    Rookwood William Harrison Ainsworth
  • The deep breathing of my companions betrayed their sufferings; their weakened frames could ill endure such buffetings.

    In Search of El Dorado Alexander MacDonald
  • We kept time, each by the long, deep breathing of the other.

  • deep breathing through the nose and “setting up” exercises are of incalculable importance in such cases.

    How to Live Irving Fisher and Eugene Fisk
  • In the silence that he kept he had not heard the deep breathing of the woman at his side.

    The Creators May Sinclair

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