What is Breathing?

Breathing definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:

the act of a person or other animal that breathes; respiration.
a single breath.
the short time required for a single breath.
a pause, as for breath.
utterance or words.
a gentle moving or blowing, as of wind.
Classical Greek Grammar.

  1. the manner of articulating the beginning of a word written with an initial vowel sign, with or without aspiration before the vowel.
  2. one of the two symbols used to indicate this.Compare rough breathing, smooth breathing.