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not employed

Synonyms:

not on duty, absent, finished, inoperative, negligible, outside, postponed, slender, slight, slim.
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Correct spelling:
respiratory
Definition:
Pertaining to respiration.

Synonyms:

adjective
breathing
gasping, inhaling, panting, wheezing.
pert
respiratory.
Examples of usage:
  1. Many illustrations could be given of the mathematical relationship between man's respiratory rate and the variations in his states of consciousness. – Autobiography of a YOGI by Paramhansa Yogananda
  2. This excites the respiratory centre, and this method may be employed along with any of the other methods. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  3. Death due to respiratory paralysis. – Aids to Forensic Medicine and Toxicology by W. G. Aitchison Robertson
  4. The demand of the body for oxygen, however, varies with its activities, and to such variations the respiratory center alone is unable to respond. – Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools by Francis M. Walters, A.M.
  5. I must return to this subject in connection with the respiratory function. – The Complete PG Works of Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr. (The Physician and Poet not the Jurist)

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