[bree-th uh-buh l]
- able or fit to be breathed: filters to make the air more breathable.
- allowing the passage of air and moisture: a breathable fabric.
Origin of breathable
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- (of air) fit to be breathed
- (of a material) allowing air to pass through so that perspiration can evaporate
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