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Respiration vs. Transpiration

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Respirationnoun

The process of inhaling and exhaling; breathing, breath.

Transpirationnoun

(botany) The loss of water by evaporation in terrestrial plants, especially through the stomata; accompanied by a corresponding uptake from the roots.

Respirationnoun

An act of breathing; a breath.

Transpirationnoun

(physiology) The process of giving off water vapour through the skin or mucous membranes.

Respirationnoun

Any similar process in an organism that lacks lungs that exchanges gases with its environment.

Transpirationnoun

The passage of gases through fine tubes.

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Respirationnoun

The process by which cells obtain chemical energy by the consumption of oxygen and the release of carbon dioxide.

Transpirationnoun

The act or process of transpiring or excreting in the form of vapor; exhalation, as through the skin or other membranes of the body; as, pulmonary transpiration, or the excretion of aqueous vapor from the lungs. Perspiration is a form of transpiration.

Respirationnoun

The act of respiring or breathing again, or catching one's breath.

Transpirationnoun

The evaporation of water, or exhalation of aqueous vapor, from cells and masses of tissue.

Respirationnoun

Relief from toil or suffering: rest.

‘Till the dayAppear of respiration to the justAnd vengeance to the wicked.’;

Transpirationnoun

The passing of gases through fine tubes, porous substances, or the like; as, transpiration through membranes.

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Respirationnoun

Interval; intermission.

Transpirationnoun

the passage of gases through fine tubes because of differences in pressure or temperature

Respirationnoun

The act of resping or breathing; the act of taking in and giving out air; the aggregate of those processes bu which oxygen is introduced into the system, and carbon dioxide, or carbonic acid, removed.

Transpirationnoun

the process of givng off or exhaling water vapor through the skin or mucous membranes

Respirationnoun

the metabolic processes whereby certain organisms obtain energy from organic moelcules; processes that take place in the cells and tissues during which energy is released and carbon dioxide is produced and absorbed by the blood to be transported to the lungs

Transpirationnoun

the emission of water vapor from the leaves of plants

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Respirationnoun

a single complete act of breathing in and out;

‘thirty respirations per minute’;

Transpiration

Transpiration is the process of water movement through a plant and its evaporation from aerial parts, such as leaves, stems and flowers. Water is necessary for plants but only a small amount of water taken up by the roots is used for growth and metabolism.

Respirationnoun

the bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation

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