Definitions of inhalation

  1. the act of inhaling; the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a medication to be taken by inhaling it Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. The act of inhaling; also, that which is inhaled. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The act of inhaling. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. The act of drawing into the lungs. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  6. 1. Inspiration, drawing in the breath. 2. Drawing a medicated vapor in with the breath. 3. A medicated liquid intended for inhalation in the form of vapor. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  7. Drawing in of air or vapor by the mouth. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  8. The drawing into the lungs, as air, or fumes. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  9. INHALER. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  10. That which is inhaled. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. The drawing into the lungs of air, fumes, or vapour; that which is inhaled. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  12. The act of drawing air or vapour into the lungs- Inhalatio pulmonalis. Also, absorption. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  13. [Latin] The act of inhaling or taking in air or other gaseous substances. na
  14. [Latin] A preparation administered by i. na
  15. The throwing of air or other vapor into the lungs. American pocket medical dictionary.
  16. The inspiration of air, of a gas, or of vapor, especially when impregnated with a medicament or of itself physiologically active. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  17. Absorption, especially by the lungs. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  18. A medicinal preparation the vapor or spray of which is to be inhaled. [Lat.] Appleton's medical dictionary.
  19. n. Act of inhaling; - act of drawing in with the breath vapour or other gaseous matter for medicinal purposes. Cabinet Dictionary