rebreathing

[ rē-brēðĭng ]

n.

The partial or complete inhalation of previously exhaled gases.

Nearby words

  1. rumbling,
  2. rumblingly,
  3. rumbly,
  4. rumbustious,
  5. rumelia,
  6. rumford,
  7. rumi,
  8. ruminant,
  9. ruminantly,
  10. ruminate


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