Usage examples for inhalation

  1. If you would read the months off- hand by the flowering of trees and shrubs and the coming and going of birds; if the inhalation of scents is to convey photographic details of scenes whence they originate; if you would explore miles of sunless jungle by ways unstable as water; if you would have the sites of camps of past generations of blacks reveal the arts and occupations of the race, its dietary scale and the pastimes of its children; if you desire to have exact first- hand knowledge, to revel in the rich delights of new experiences, your scope must be limited. – My Tropic Isle by E J Banfield
  2. In sleep the muscles of inhalation and exhalation are relaxed, inhalation becomes long and deep, exhalation short and exhaustive, and the rhythmic intervals of respiration much lengthened. – The Story of the Mind by James Mark Baldwin
  3. I knew that at the first inhalation the brine would fill my mouth and lungs; I held my breath hard, and tried to pray. – Tales of the Chesapeake by George Alfred Townsend
  4. They are liable to become slowly unconscious, and so to continue the inhalation till life is ended. – A Practical Physiology by Albert F. Blaisdell
  5. Dr. Brush says: " Cocaine is the only drug the effects of which are more dangerous and more slavish than the inhalation of the fumes of opium." – What a Young Woman Ought to Know by Mary Wood-Allen
  6. The smelling- bottle was, however, found, and her ladyship took a long inhalation, and said, " Hah!" – Lady Maude's Mania by George Manville Fenn