Exaled
Exhale Ex*hale" ([e^]ks*h[=a]l" or [e^]gz*[=a]l"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exaled}, p. pr. & vb. n.. {Exaling}.] [L. exhalare; ex out + halare to breathe; cf.F. exhaler. Cf. {Inhale}.] 1. To breathe out. Hence: To emit, as vapor; to send out, as an odor; to evaporate; as, the earth exhales vapor; marshes exhale noxious effluvia. [1913 Webster]

Less fragrant scents the unfolding rose exhales. --Pope. [1913 Webster]

2. To draw out; to cause to be emitted in vapor; as, the sun exhales the moisture of the earth. [1913 Webster]


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  • Exaling — Exhale Ex*hale ([e^]ks*h[=a]l or [e^]gz*[=a]l ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exaled}, p. pr. & vb. n.. {Exaling}.] [L. exhalare; ex out + halare to breathe; cf.F. exhaler. Cf. {Inhale}.] 1. To breathe out. Hence: To emit, as vapor; to send out, as an… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Exhale — Ex*hale ([e^]ks*h[=a]l or [e^]gz*[=a]l ), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Exaled}, p. pr. & vb. n.. {Exaling}.] [L. exhalare; ex out + halare to breathe; cf.F. exhaler. Cf. {Inhale}.] 1. To breathe out. Hence: To emit, as vapor; to send out, as an odor; to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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