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exhalation

[‚eks·ə′lā·shən]
(geophysics)
The process by which radioactive gases escape from the surface layers of soil or loose rock, where they are formed by decay of radioactive salts.
(physiology)
The giving off or sending forth in the form of vapor; expiration.
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We were able to show how the acetone concentration in the exhalations varies greatly from person to person," says GE-ntner.
These parameters are linked to calendar age (CA), height (H), body weight (W), as well as the possibilities of the respiratory system--the exhalation apnea ([A.
Count your breaths: on exhalation count one, on the next count two and so on for a count of 10, then start over again.
Ten sets of inhalations and exhalations are performed to complete 100 arm pumps.
Raw is less at large lung volumes, as encountered at the end of forced exhalation, and greater when measured at small lung volumes or at the beginning of the exhalation.
But their playful pants are not as musical as ours and instead of being made up of extended exhalations, they are produced by breathing in and out.
One tone represents inhalation, and the second, a longer tone, is for exhalation.
It is first and foremost responsible for the production of the exhalations (I 4, 341b6-10).
Catherine gasped for hair, as she was winded by the fall, and her faint breath was visible as a grey vaporous exhalation.
With rapid inhalation and exhalation of ambient air, the oxygen
Foetuses showed a "startle" response to the noise along with deep inhalations and exhalations, an open mouth and a quivering chin - all signs of crying.
His exhalations were a by-product, just waste material produced by unseen internal mechanisms.