In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(breathing in)inhalación feminine
- Inhalant abuse is defined as the intentional inhalation of a volatile substance in order to achieve euphoria.
- She made no noise except the occasional inhalation and exhalation of air.
- There are almost 400 deaths a year from the inhalation of second-hand smoke.
- Surrender to your next inhalation, let the breath breathe you, and simultaneously relax the body as much as possible.
- Treatment includes resting the voice and inhalation of humidified air.
- Vicki heard a quick inhalation of breath, a stifled cry, and a strangled curse followed by the slamming of the door to the room.
- The carcinogenic effect of diesel exhaust exposure is mainly ascribed to the inhalation of particles.
- Breathe continuously, with no pauses between the exhalation and the inhalation.
- Hyperventilation is the repeated inhalation of fast, full breaths of air and rapid exhalation.
- Amanda took a sharp inhalation of breath before burying her face in Greg's chest, trying to hide from it, but she had seen it anyway.
- Breath control involves techniques for training the inhalation, exhalation and the period of retention in-between.
- Upon inhalation, tiny particles are taken to the roof of the nose and up behind the eyes.
- She snorted and threw an arm over her stiff eyes, breathing with deep, even inhalations.
- A sharp inhalation of breath proved to Bryan that he was in fact getting somewhere with her, at which he had to suppress a smirk.
- She awarded herself a lengthy inhalation or air.
- The potential health hazards associated with inhalation of airborne pollutants are now well recognized.
- One class teaches children to breathe like a bunny - two short inhalations, followed by a slow exhalation.
- A slow inhalation with a 2 to 3 second breath hold followed by a slower exhalation is performed.
- Another form of meditation practice is to focus your attention on just one thing, like your breath, carefully counting your inhalations and exhalations and noticing the pauses in between.
- The normal pulse resides at the middle level and is usually about four or five beats for each complete inhalation and exhalation of breath.
2(of smoke, fumes)inhalación feminine
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