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suspiration

[suhs-puh-rey-shuh n] /ˌsʌs pəˈreɪ ʃən/
noun
1.
a long, deep sigh.
Origin
1475-1485
1475-85; < Latin suspīrātiōn- (stem of suspīrātiō), equivalent to suspīrāt(us) (past participle of suspīrāre to suspire) + -iōn- -ion
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