adverb see diaphragm

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • diaphragmatically — diaphragmatically; su·pra·diaphragmatically; …   English syllables

  • diaphragmatically — See diaphragmatic. * * * …   Universalium

  • diaphragmatically — adverb a) By use of the diaphragm; in a diaphragmatic way b) (Of breathing) by expanding/contracting the lungs by lowering/raising the diaphragm, instead of by expanding the chest Syn: diaphragmically …   Wiktionary

  • diaphragmatically — adverb see diaphragmatic …   Useful english dictionary

  • diaphragmatic — diaphragmatically, adv. /duy euh frag mat ik/, adj. 1. of the diaphragm. 2. like a diaphragm. [1650 60; < Gk diaphragmat (s. of diáphragma DIAPHRAGM) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • diaphragm — noun Etymology: Middle English diafragma, from Late Latin diaphragma, from Greek, from diaphrassein to barricade, from dia + phrassein to enclose Date: 14th century 1. a body partition of muscle and connective tissue; specifically the partition… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Diaphragmatic breathing — Animation of diaphragmatic breathing with the diaphragm shown in green Diaphragmatic breathing, abdominal breathing, belly breathing or deep breathing is breathing that is done by contracting the diaphragm, a muscle located horizontally between… …   Wikipedia

  • pra — an·ti·lo·ca·pra; com·pra·dor; co·pra; kha·pra; pra·bhu; pra·ka·ra·na; pra·krit; pra·krit·ic; pra·line; pra·na; pra·seo·didymium; pra·seo·dym·i·um; pra·sine; pra·tal; pra·tie; pra·ti·mok·sha; pra·tin·co·la; pra·tin·co·line; pra·tin·co·lous;… …   English syllables

  • su — acap·su·lar; al·lo·gnath·o·su·chus; an·su; at·su·ge·wi; au·su; au·su·bo; ba·bas·su; ba·su·ral; ba·su·to; be·su·go; bur·su·la; bus·su; cae·su·ra; cae·su·ral; cap·su·la; cap·su·lar; cap·su·late; cap·su·la·tion; cap·su·min; ca·su·al·ism;… …   English syllables

  • supradiaphragmatically — su·pra·diaphragmatically …   English syllables

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