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inhaler

Syllabification: in·hal·er
Pronunciation: /inˈhālər
 
/

Definition of inhaler in English:

noun

A portable device for administering a drug that is to be breathed in, used for relieving asthma and other bronchial or nasal congestion.
Example sentences
  • Now diagnosed, Kirsten is on medication and uses an inhaler to help her breathe.
  • Medicines that can cause palpitations include asthma inhalers and decongestants.
  • The most common asthma inhalers, also known as bronchodilators, contain the drug albuterol.

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