Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: inhalation
IPA transcription: [,ɪnhəl'eɪʃən]
Pronunciations of inhalation
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: inhalation, inspiration, aspiration, intake, breathing_in
    Meaning: the act of inhaling; the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing
Usage examples
  • The inhalation of the fumes of phosphorus, as in making vermin-killers, etc., gives rise to 'phossy-jaw.'
  • Inhalation of the fumes of strong ammonia may lead to death from capillary bronchitis or broncho-pneumonia.
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