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English definition of “wheeze”

wheeze

noun [C] (BREATH)    /wiːz/
a high, rough noise made when someone cannot breathe easily : The cough , wheeze, and shortness of breath are things that go with smoking , not with age .Noises made by the bodyRespiratory disorders
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