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Descriptor English:   Respiration 
Descriptor Spanish:   Respiración 
Descriptor Portuguese:   Respiração 
Synonyms English:   Breathing  
Tree Number:   G09.772.705
Definition English:   The act of breathing with the LUNGS, consisting of INHALATION, or the taking into the lungs of the ambient air, and of EXHALATION, or the expelling of the modified air which contains more CARBON DIOXIDE than the air taken in (Blakiston's Gould Medical Dictionary, 4th ed.). This does not include tissue respiration (= OXYGEN CONSUMPTION) or cell respiration (= CELL RESPIRATION). 
Indexing Annotation English:   lung only: does not refer to tissue respiration (= probably OXYGEN CONSUMPTION); CELL RESPIRATION is also available
See Related English:   Apnea
Breath Tests
Breathing Exercises
Cell Respiration
Mouth Breathing
Oxygen Consumption
Allowable Qualifiers English:  
DE drug effects ES ethics
GE genetics IM immunology
RE radiation effects  
Record Number:   12540 
Unique Identifier:   D012119 

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