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Noun Concept
Categories: Gases, Articles with short description, Respiration, Human body, Respiratory physiology
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breathing  external respiration  respiration  ventilation  breath
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The bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation WordNet 3.0
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The bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Breathing is the process of moving air into and from the lungs to facilitate gas exchange with the internal environment, mostly to flush out carbon dioxide and bring in oxygen. Wikipedia
In physiology, respiration is the movement of oxygen from the outside environment to the cells within tissues, and the removal of carbon dioxide in the opposite direction that's to the environment. Wikipedia
Process that moves air in and out of the lungs or oxygen through other breathing organs. Wikipedia Disambiguation
Transporting oxygen and carbon dioxide between cells and the external environment Wikipedia Disambiguation
Process that moves air in and out of the lungs Wikidata
The process in living organisms of taking in oxygen from the surroundings and giving out carbon dioxide. OmegaWiki
The process of supplying or removing air, by natural or mechanical means, to or from any space; such air may or may not have been conditioned. OmegaWiki
Air expelled from the lungs. Wiktionary
Any similar process in an organism that lacks lungs that exchanges gases with its environment. Wiktionary
The bodily process of breathing; the inhalation of air to provide oxygen, and the exhalation of spent air to remove carbon dioxide. Wiktionary
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I could feel the runner's breath on my shoulder. Wiktionary