A series of actions, changes, or functions bringing about a result:
The act of taking in breath. Inhalation results from the negative pressure in the lungs caused by contraction of the diaphragm, which causes it to move downwards and to expand the chest cavity. The resulting flow of air into the lungs restores a pressure equal to that of the atmosphere.
A breathing out, as of air from the lungs
The capacity to breathe, especially in a natural and unlabored manner:
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