Definition of Aspirate. Meaning of Aspirate. Synonyms of Aspirate

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Definition of Aspirate

Aspirate
Aspirate As"pi*rate, n. 1. A sound consisting of, or characterized by, a breath like the sound of h; the breathing h or a character representing such a sound; an aspirated sound.
Aspirate
Aspirate As"pi*rate ([a^]s"p[i^]*r[asl]t), Aspirated As"pi*ra"ted (-r[=a]"t[e^]d), a. [L. aspiratus, p. p.] Pronounced with the h sound or with audible breath. But yet they are not aspirate, i. e., with such an aspiration as h. --Holder.
Aspirate
Aspirate As"pi*rate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Aspirated; p. pr. & vb. n. Aspirating.] [L. aspiratus, p. p. of aspirare to breathe toward or upon, to add the breathing h; ad + spirare to breathe, blow. Cf. Aspire.] To pronounce with a breathing, an aspirate, or an h sound; as, we aspirate the words horse and house; to aspirate a vowel or a liquid consonant.

Meaning of Aspirate from wikipedia

- the case of preaspiration, the closure of some obstruents. In English, aspirated consonants are allophones in complementary distribution with their unaspirated...
- Aspiration or aspirations may refer to: Aspirated consonant, a plosive or fricative pronounced with a strong burst of air Voiceless glottal fricative...
- Aspirator may refer to: Aspirator (medical device), a suction device used to remove bodily fluids from a patient Aspirator (pump), a device producing vacuum...
- In French spelling, aspirated "h" (French: "h" aspiré) is an initial silent letter that represents a hiatus at a word boundary, between the word's first...
- A naturally-aspirated engine, also known as a normally-aspirated engine, is an internal combustion engine in which oxygen intake depends solely on atmospheric...
- Sometimes, a bone marrow examination will include both an aspirate and a biopsy. The aspirate yields semi-liquid bone marrow, which can be examined by...
- cavity Nasopharyngeal aspiration Play media Collecting nasopharyngeal aspirate Laboratory diagnosis of viral infections Medicine portal "Nasopharyngeal...
- An aspirator is a type of ejector-jet pump, which produces vacuum by means of the Venturi effect. In an aspirator, fluid (liquid or gaseous) flows through...
- In entomology, an aspirator, also known as a pooter, is a device used in the collection of insects, crustaceans or other small, fragile organisms, usually...
- absence of these findings, consider a nasogastric aspirate to determine the source of bleeding. If the aspirate is positive, an upper gastrointestinal bleed...
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