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

- Look up aspiration, Aspiration, aspirate, or aspirated in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Aspiration or aspirations may refer to: Aspirated consonant...
- Pulmonary aspiration is the entry of material such as pharyngeal secretions, food or drink, or stomach contents from the oropharynx or gastrointestinal...
- 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...
- and ⟨ ⟩, see IPA § Brackets and transcription delimiters. In phonetics, aspiration is the strong burst of breath that accompanies either the release or,...
- Aspiration is a sustainability-as-a-service company with global operations based in Los Angeles, California. Aspiration was founded in 2013 by Andrei...
- 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...
- Aspiration is a Canadian short drama film, directed by Constant Mentzas and released in 2002. The film is a silent depiction of a man (Nicolino Marinacci)'s...
- localized infections such as abscesses and gangrene. While historically aspiration, or pulling back on the syringe before injection, was recommended to prevent...
- Foreign body aspiration occurs when a foreign body enters the airway which can cause difficulty breathing or choking. Objects may reach the respiratory...