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inhalation

Pronunciation: /ˌɪnhəˈleɪʃən/

Translation of inhalation in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (breathing in) inhalación (feminine) 1.2 u and c (of smoke, fumes) inhalación (feminine)
    Example sentences
    • Surrender to your next inhalation, let the breath breathe you, and simultaneously relax the body as much as possible.
    • Amanda took a sharp inhalation of breath before burying her face in Greg's chest, trying to hide from it, but she had seen it anyway.
    • A sharp inhalation of breath proved to Bryan that he was in fact getting somewhere with her, at which he had to suppress a smirk.

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