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res·pi·ra·tion

respiration

 
 
pronunciation:
re sp reI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition: the act of breathing.
Respiration slows down during sleep.
derivation: respirational (adj.)
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involved with respiration
predator that kills by stopping respiration
produced by respiration
some body parts used in respiration
some diseases that involve respiration
some things that affect respiration
some tools used for respiration
ways to recover someone's respiration
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The word respiration contains the following part:
spir, spiro Latin root that means breathe