EXHALANT
. adj. et s. m.
T. d'Anat. Il se dit De vaisseaux très-déliés qui servent à l'exhalation. Les vaisseaux exhalants. Les exhalants.

L'Academie francaise. 1835.

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  • Exhalant — Ex*hal ant, a. [Cf. F. exhalant.] Having the quality of exhaling or evaporating. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • exhalant — exhalant, ante (è gza lan, lan t ) adj. Terme d anatomie. Vaisseaux exhalants, vaisseaux dont Bichat avait supposé l existence (faute de connaître l endosmose et l exosmose), pour expliquer l exhalaison des liquides dans les corps vivants …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • exhalant — [eks hāl′ənt] adj. [L exhalans, prp. of exhalare] of or for exhalation n. an organ or duct used for exhalation …   English World dictionary

  • exhalant — or exhalent adjective Date: 1771 bearing out or outward ; emissive < an exhalant siphon of a clam > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • exhalant — /eks hay leuhnt, ek say /, adj. 1. exhaling; emitting. n. 2. something that exhales, as the ducts of certain mollusks. Also, exhalent. [1765 75; < L exhalant (s. of exhalans), prp. of exhalare to EXHALE; see ANT] * * * …   Universalium

  • exhalant — adj. exhaling, emitting …   English contemporary dictionary

  • exhalant — ex·hal·ant …   English syllables

  • exhalant — ex•hal•ant [[t]ɛksˈheɪ lənt, ɛkˈseɪ [/t]] adj. 1) phl exhaling; emitting 2) zool. something used for exhalation, as the ducts of certain mollusks …   From formal English to slang

  • exhalant — /ɛksˈheɪlənt/ (say eks hayluhnt) adjective 1. exhaling; emitting. –noun 2. that which exhales …   Australian English dictionary

  • exhalant — …   Useful english dictionary

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