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air-breather

or air·breath·er

[ air-bree-ther ]

noun

  1. an aircraft, missile, or submarine engine that requires air from the atmosphere for the combustion of its fuel.


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Siredon was supposed to be a permanent gill-breather, while amblystoma becomes by metamorphosis a pure air-breather.

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