inhalant

noun in·hal·ant \ in-ˈhā-lənt \

Definition of inhalant

:something (such as an allergen or medication) that is inhaled

inhalant

adjective

Examples of inhalant in a Sentence

  1. The medicine is now available as an inhalant.

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First Known Use of inhalant

circa 1890


INHALANT Defined for English Language Learners

inhalant

noun

Definition of inhalant for English Language Learners

  • medical : a medicine or illegal drug that is breathed into the lungs


Medical Dictionary

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inhalant

noun in·hal·ant
variants: also inhalent play \in-ˈhā-lənt\

medical Definition of inhalant

1 :something (as an allergen or an anesthetic vapor) that is inhaled
2 :any of various often toxic volatile substances (as spray paint, glue, or paint thinner) whose fumes are sometimes inhaled for their euphoric effect

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inhalant

adjective
variants: also inhalent

medical Definition of inhalant

:used for inhaling or constituting an inhalant
  • inhalant anesthetics


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