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n.1. (inspiration) the act of breathing air into the lungs through the mouth and nose. See breathing. 2. a gas, vapour, or aerosol breathed in for the treatment of conditions of the respiratory tract. —inhalern.

1. (inspiration) the act of breathing air into the lungs through the mouth and nose. See breathing. 2. a gas, vapour, or aerosol breathed in for the treatment of conditions of the respiratory tract.

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