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Exhalation vs. Expiration

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Exhalationnoun

The act or process of exhaling; breathing out

‘short exhalations of breath’;

Expirationnoun

The act of expiring.

Exhalationnoun

That which is exhaled, or which rises in the form of vapor, fume, or steam

‘exhalations from the earth or flowers’;

Expirationnoun

The act or process of breathing out, or forcing air from the lungs through the nose or mouth

‘respiration consists of inspiration and expiration’;

Exhalationnoun

A bright phenomenon; a meteor.

Expirationnoun

Emission of volatile matter; exhalation.

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Exhalationnoun

The act or process of exhaling, or sending forth in the form of steam or vapor; evaporation.

Expirationnoun

(euphemism) The last emission of breath; death.

Exhalationnoun

That which is exhaled, or which rises in the form of vapor, fume, or steam; effluvium; emanation; as, exhalations from the earth or flowers, decaying matter, etc.

‘Ye mists and exhalations, that now riseFrom hill or steaming lake.’;

Expirationnoun

A cessation, extinction, ending

Exhalationnoun

A bright phenomenon; a meteor.

‘I shall fallLike a bright exhalation in the evening.’;

Expirationnoun

That which is produced by breathing out, as a sound.

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Exhalationnoun

exhaled breath

Expirationnoun

The act of expiring

‘The true cause of cold is an expiration from the globe of the earth.’;

Exhalationnoun

the act of expelling air from the lungs

Expirationnoun

The last emission of breath; death.

Exhalation

Exhalation (or expiration) is the flow of the breath out of an organism. In animals, it is the movement of air from the lungs out of the airways, to the external environment during breathing.

Expirationnoun

That which is expired; matter breathed forth; that which is produced by breathing out, as a sound.

‘The aspirate "he," which is . . . a gentle expiration.’;

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Expirationnoun

A coming to a close; cessation; extinction; termination; end.

‘Before the expiration of thy time.’;

Expirationnoun

a coming to an end of a contract period;

‘the expiry of his driver's license’;

Expirationnoun

euphemistic expressions for death;

‘thousands mourned his passing’;

Expirationnoun

the act of expelling air from the lungs

Expirationnoun

the ending of the fixed period for which a contract is valid

‘the expiration of the lease’;

Expirationnoun

the end of a period of time

‘the expiration of three years’;

Expirationnoun

the exhalation of breath from the lungs

‘at the end of expiration there is still a slight inflation in the lungs’;

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