aspiratory


aspiratory
/euh spuyeur"euh tawr'ee, -tohr'ee/, adj.
pertaining to or suited for aspiration.
[1860-65; ASPIRATE + -ORY1]

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aspīrˈatory /-ə-tə-ri or asˈpir-/ adjective
Relating to breathing
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Main Entry:aspire

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aspiratory, a. rare—0.
(əˈspaɪərətərɪ)
[f. prec., as if ad. L. *aspīrātōrius: see -ory.]
Of or pertaining to aspiration.
in Webster.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Aspiratory — As*pir a*to*ry, a. Of or pertaining to breathing; suited to the inhaling of air [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • aspiratory — [ə spī′rə tôr΄ē] adj. [ ASPIRAT(E) + ORY] of or suited for breathing or suction …   English World dictionary

  • aspiratory — /euh spuyeur euh tawr ee, tohr ee/, adj. pertaining to or suited for aspiration. [1860 65; ASPIRATE + ORY1] * * * …   Universalium

  • aspiratory — adjective pertaining to aspiration …   Wiktionary

  • aspiratory — /əˈspɪrətri/ (say uh spiruhtree) adjective relating to or suited for aspiration …   Australian English dictionary