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Ingestion vs. Inhalation

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Ingestionnoun

The action of ingesting, or consuming something orally, whether it be food, drink, medicine, or other substance. It is usually referred to as the first step of digestion.

Inhalationnoun

The act of inhaling; inbreathing.

Ingestionnoun

The act of taking or putting into the stomach; as, the ingestion of milk or other food.

Inhalationnoun

The substance (medicament) which is inhaled.

Ingestionnoun

the process of taking food into the body through the mouth (as by eating)

Inhalationnoun

The act of inhaling; also, that which is inhaled.

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Ingestion

Ingestion is the consumption of a substance by an organism. In animals, it normally is accomplished by taking in a substance through the mouth into the gastrointestinal tract, such as through eating or drinking.

Inhalationnoun

the act of inhaling; the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing

Inhalationnoun

a medication to be taken by inhaling it

Inhalation

Inhalation happens when air or other gases enter the lungs.

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