In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
- Examiners compared observed systolic pressure between inspiration and expiration, and subtracted the two values.
- Static lung compliance was measured by an interrupter technique during a relaxed expiration from total lung capacity.
- Ranging from full inspiration to full expiration, lung densities more than double.
- It is generally held that during breathing at rest expiration is a mainly ‘passive’ process, although some activity in expiratory muscles may maintain the outflow of air.
- When listening to normal respiration, inspiration composes approximately one-third of the respiratory cycle and expiration the remaining two-thirds.
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Many words formed by the addition of the suffix –ster are now obsolete - which ones are due a resurgence?
As their breed names often attest, dogs are a truly international bunch. Let’s take a look at 12 different dog breed names and their backstories.