Definition of Aspiration. Meaning of Aspiration. Synonyms of Aspiration

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Definition of Aspiration

Aspiration
Aspiration As`pi*ra"tion, n. [L. aspiratio, fr. aspirare: cf. F. aspiration.] 1. The act of aspirating; the pronunciation of a letter with a full or strong emission of breath; an aspirated sound. If aspiration be defined to be an impetus of breathing. --Wilkins. 2. The act of breathing; a breath; an inspiration. 3. The act of aspiring of a ardently desiring; strong wish; high desire. ``Aspirations after virtue.' --Johnson. Vague aspiration after military renown. --Prescott.

Meaning of Aspiration from wikipedia

- Aspiration or aspirations may refer to: Aspirated consonant, a plosive or fricative pronounced with a strong burst of air Voiceless glottal fricative...
- Vacuum or suction aspiration is a procedure that uses a vacuum source to remove an embryo or fetus through the cervix. The procedure is performed to induce...
- Aspiration pneumonia is a type of lung infection that is due to a relatively large amount of material from the stomach or mouth entering the lungs. Signs...
- Pulmonary aspiration is the entry of material such as pharyngeal secretions, food or drink, or stomach contents from the oropharynx or gastrointestinal...
- In phonetics, aspiration is the strong burst of breath that accompanies either the release or, in the case of preaspiration, the closure of some obstruents...
- Suprapubic aspiration is a procedure to take a urine sample. It involves putting a needle through the skin just above the pubic bone into the bladder....
- Fine-needle aspiration (FNA) is a diagnostic procedure used to investigate lumps or m****es. In this technique, a thin (23–25 gauge (0.52 to 0.64 mm outer...
- Meconium aspiration syndrome (MAS) also known as neonatal aspiration of meconium is a medical condition affecting newborn infants. It describes the spectrum...
- Noble Aspirations (Chinese: 青云志; pinyin: Qīng Yún Zhì), also known as The Legend of Chusen, is a 2016 Chinese xianxia television series based on Xiao...
- Aspiration is an online financial institution based in Marina del Rey, California, offering banking and investing products and services. As of June 2019[update]...
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