inhalant inhalant  /ɪn ˈheɪ lənt/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) something that is inhaled
  2. (n) a medication to be taken by inhaling it
  3. (adj) inhaling or serving for inhalation

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. This week studies showed that two prescription drugs--montelukast, a pill, and salmeterol, an inhalant--can be used effectively on a daily basis to prevent exercise-induced wheezing.
  2. The flu-fighting inhalant Relenza got the agency's nod this summer.
  3. This week studies showed that two prescription drugs--montelukast, a pill, and salmeterol, an inhalant--can be used effectively on a daily basis to prevent exercise-induced wheezing.

News

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    VICTORIA - A 43-year-old Victoria man by officers Wednesday on suspicion of using an inhalant volatile chemical.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: The Victoria Advocate

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