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aspiration
,æspə'reɪʃən
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Part of Speech(名) noun
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(名) As a noun
  1. The act of inhaling; the drawing in of air (or other gases) as in breathing.
  2. A will to succeed.
    • A manner of articulation involving an audible release of breath.
    • A cherished desire.
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