[ in-hey-luh nt ]
/ ɪnˈheɪ lənt /
used for inhaling.
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British Dictionary definitions for inhalant
/ (ɪnˈheɪlənt) /
(esp of a volatile medicinal formulation) inhaled for its soothing or therapeutic effect
an inhalant medicinal formulation
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Medicine definitions for inhalant
[ ĭn-hā′lənt ]
Used in or for inhaling.
Something that is inhaled, especially a drug that is delivered to the respiratory passages by a nebulizer or an aerosol container.
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