Respirability
Respirability Re*spir`a*bil"i*ty (r?*sp?r`?*b?l"?*t? or r?s`p?*r?-), n. [Cf. F. respirabilit?.] The quality or state of being respirable; respirableness. [1913 Webster]

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  • respirability — See respirable. * * * …   Universalium

  • respirability — n. ability to be breathed; suitability for breathing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • respirability — res·pi·ra·bil·i·ty …   English syllables

  • respirability — ˌresp(ə)rəˈbiləd.ē, rə̇ˌspīr , rēˌspīr noun : the quality or state of being respirable * * * respiraˈbility [f. next + ity.] The quality of being respirable (Webster, 1847) …   Useful english dictionary

  • respirable — respirability, respirableness, n. /res peuhr euh beuhl, ri spuyeur euh beuhl/, adj. 1. capable of being respired. 2. capable of respiring. [1770 80; < LL respirabilis. See RESPIRE, ABLE] * * * …   Universalium

  • respirable — [res′pər ə bəl, ri spīr′ə bəl] adj. [Fr < LL respirabilis] 1. that is fit to be breathed 2. that can respire; capable of breathing respirability n …   English World dictionary

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