aspiratory

[uh-spahyuh r-uh-tawr-ee, -tohr-ee]

adjective

pertaining to or suited for aspiration.

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Origin of aspiratory

First recorded in 1860–65; aspirate + -ory1
Related formsnon·as·pi·ra·to·ry, adjective
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