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Overview of verb respire

The verb respire has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. respire

(breathe easily again, as after exertion or anxiety)

2. respire

(undergo the biomedical and metabolic processes of respiration by taking up oxygen and producing carbon monoxide)

3. breathe, take a breath, respire, suspire

(draw air into, and expel out of, the lungs; "I can breathe better when the air is clean"; "The patient is respiring") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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