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Definitions of breathing:

part of speech: adjective

1. The inhalation and exhalation of air, respiration. 2. The respiratory sound heard on auscultation of the chest.

Usage examples for breathing:

  • After a long while, Nora's even breathing told him she was asleep. "Deadly City", Paul W. Fairman
  • Peter could hear him breathing hard as he murmured, " Oh, I cannot escape from him- but I cannot understand him!" "Men Called Him Master", Elwyn Allen Smith
  • He is breathing he will come to, I hope. "The History of Little Peter, the Ship Boy", W.H.G. Kingston

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