breath

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primeval Egyptian personification of air and breath; worshipped especially at Thebes Amen , Amon , Amun
drawing in, especially of breath aspiration
sound produced from a puff of breath aspiration
manner of articulation involving an audible release of breath aspiration
(classical mythology) a serpent (or lizard or dragon) able to kill with its breath or glance basilisk
device that measures chemicals (especially the alcohol content) in a person's expired breath breathalyser , breathalyzer
short of or without breath breathless
scented lozenge used to sweeten the breath (e.g. to conceal the odor of tobacco) cachou
exhaled breath exhalation , halitus
high-pitched woodwind instrument; a slender tube closed at one end with finger holes on one end and an opening near the closed end across which the breath is blown flute , transverse flute
continuant consonant produced by breath moving against a narrowing of the vocal tract fricative , fricative consonant , spirant
sharp intake of breath gasp
fight for breath gasp
convulsive breath gasp
short labored intake of breath with the mouth open gasp , pant
bad breath halitosis
offensive breath halitosis
breath, bad halitosis , ozostomia
spasmodic intake of breath hiccup
nausea and shortness of breath experienced by mountain climbers above ten thousand feet mountain sickness
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