breath

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Synonyms for breath

Synonyms for breath

the vital principle or animating force within living beings

the act or process of breathing

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air breathed out, evidenced by vapor, odor, or heat

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Synonyms for breath

the air that is inhaled and exhaled in respiration

an indirect suggestion

a slight movement of the air

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They gleaned additional clues about the breathing mechanism of dinosaurs from a Chinese dinosaur called Sinosauropteryx (SN: 5/3/97, p.
But for babies whose breathing mechanism doesn't work, it is life threatening.
The mouth is a backup breathing mechanism. Oral breathing is abnormal and unhealthy, causing both malocclusion and a forward head posture on the spinal column.
It was a miraculous machine in that patients coming into hospitals with acute respiratory failure, stroke from drug overdose, or in diabetic coma could be treated in the hope that the natural breathing mechanism would be restored and the technology could be removed.
Breath pressure cannot be regulated solely by the breathing mechanism; it also requires resistance provided by the larynx.
" The breathing mechanism of animals ceases to function as a result of intensive pollution and chokes their respiratory organs completely, eventually leading to death.