respirable


re·spi·ra·ble

adjective \ˈres-p(ə-)rə-bəl, ri-ˈspī-rə-\

Definition of RESPIRABLE

:  fit for breathing; also :  capable of being taken in by breathing <respirable particles of ash>

First Known Use of RESPIRABLE

1779

Rhymes with RESPIRABLE

re·spi·ra·ble

adjective \ˈres-p(ə-)rə-bəl, ri-ˈspī-rə-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of RESPIRABLE

1
: fit for breathing <respirable air>
2
: capable of being taken in by breathing <respirable particles of ash>

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