Definitions For Respiration


  • The metabolic processes whereby certain organisms obtain energy from organic molecules; processes that take place in the cells and tissues during which energy is released and carbon dioxide is produced and absorbed by the blood to be transported to the lungs
  • The bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation
  • A single complete act of breathing in and out
  • The act or process of breathing

Is Respiration a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
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The word Respiration is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 15 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Respiration in a Sentence

  • The doctor checked his heartbeat and respiration.

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