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breathe

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verb \ˈbrēth\

Medical Definition of breathe

breathedbreath·ing

  1. intransitive verb

  2. 1:  to draw air into and expel it from the lungs :  respire; broadly :  to take in oxygen and give out carbon dioxide through natural processes

  3. 2:  to inhale and exhale freely

  4. transitive verb

  5. :  to inhale and exhale <breathing fresh air>





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