Mouth breathing (also termed open-mouth breathing or a mouth breathing habit) is breathing through the mouth rather than the nose. Human infants are sometimes
mouth-to-mouth resuscitation (mouth′tə-mouth′) n. Rescue breathing in which one uses one’s mouth to cover the victim’s mouth and deliver air.
mouth [mowth] 1. an opening or aperture. 2. the oral cavity, which forms the beginning of the digestive system and in which the chewing of food takes place. The mouth
Compound Forms: English: Spanish: big mouth n noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. figurative, informal (tendency to speak without tact) (ES, coloquial)
The frog has three respiratory surfaces on its body that it uses to exchange gas with the surroundings: the skin, in the lungs and on the lining of the mouth.
mouth′-wa`tering adj. very appetizing in appearance, aroma, or description. [1815–25] Thesaurus Antonyms Related Words Synonyms Legend: Switch to new thesaurus
3. Also, when mouth breathing, the brain thinks carbon dioxide is being lost too quickly and sensing this, will stimulate the goblet cells to produce
respiration [res″pĭ-ra´shun] 1. the exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide between the atmosphere and the body cells, including inhalation and exhalation
Artificial ventilation, also called artificial respiration is any means of assisting or stimulating respiration, a metabolic process referring to the overall exchange
Compound Forms/Forme composte: English: Italiano: bad-mouth: parlare male, dire parolacce, insultare v: big mouth n noun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.