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inspiratory

[in-spahyuh r-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee] /ɪnˈspaɪər əˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to inspiration or inhalation.
Origin
1765-1775
1765-75; < Latin inspīrāt(us) past participle of inspīrāre (see inspire, -ate1) + -ory1
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  • There is no evidence that inspiratory muscle training is effective during pulmonary rehabilitation.
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inspiratory

/ɪnˈspaɪərətərɪ; -trɪ/
adjective
1.
of or relating to inhalation or the drawing in of air
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inspiratory in·spi·ra·to·ry (ĭn-spīr'ə-tôr'ē)
adj.
Of, relating to, or used for the drawing in of air.

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