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exhale

verb [I or T] uk   /eksˈheɪl/ formal us  
to send air out of your lungs: Take a deep breath in then exhale into the mouthpiece.
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exhalation
noun [C or U] uk   /ˌeks.həˈleɪ.ʃən/ us  
Translations of “exhale”
in Korean 숨을 내쉬다…
in Arabic يَزفُر…
in French expirer…
in Turkish nefes vermek…
in Italian espirare, esalare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 呼出,吐出(肺中的空氣),呼氣…
in Russian выдыхать…
in Polish wydychać…
in Spanish exhalar…
in Portuguese exalar…
in German aushauchen…
in Catalan expirar…
in Japanese 息を吐く…
in Chinese (Simplified) 呼出,吐出(肺中的空气),呼气…
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