inhalant

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inhalant

1. (esp of a volatile medicinal formulation) inhaled for its soothing or therapeutic effect
2. an inhalant medicinal formulation
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The boy who had no evidence of immunodeficiency, had an elevated serum IgE and positive skin tests to most inhalent allergens, including fungi.
To monitor salinity, a piece of tubing was placed in the experimental chamber near the inhalent opening to the lobster's branchial chamber.
Zebra mussel attachment may impair locomotion, interfere with valve closure and opening, generate toxic wastes, smother siphons or strip inhalent water of food (Mackie, 1991; Schloesser and Kovalak, 1991).
Ironically, the chemical was once listed as an inhalent analgesic and anaesthetic.
Les enfants respirent a une frequence plus elevee que les adultes, ils inhalent donc encore plus de polluants.