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breathing
American English: /ˈbriðɪŋ/
British English: /ˈbriːðɪŋ/

Translation of breathing in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • heavy/regular breathing
    respiración pesada/acompasada
    I put the phone down when I heard heavy breathing
    colgué el teléfono cuando empecé a oír unos jadeos
    (before noun) (exercises)
    respiratorio
    (equipment)
    de respiración
    Example sentences
    • Over time, one can replace shallow breathing with deeper breathing without having to consciously focus on it.
    • This causes large bursts of breath followed by periods of shallow breathing or stopped breathing.
    • It deals with the physiological process of breathing and with the management of energy in the body.

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