Sentence Examples


  • When an audible emission of breath attends its production the aspirate bh is formed.
  • The reason of this is apparently that the negative pressure of the pleural, and partly of the peritoneal, cavity tends to aspirate a liquid relatively thicker, so to speak, than that effused where no such extraneous mechanism is at work (James).
  • - In the Old Testament the name of the race is written Heth (with initial aspirate), members of it being Hatti, Hittim, which the Septuagint renders XET, xETTaGOS,)(Err or or xETTEty, keeping, it will be noted, in the stem throughout.
  • The coincidence of this name, beginning with an aspirate, led H.
  • Her voice has an aspirate quality; there seems always to be too much breath for the amount of tone.

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