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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of supplying fresh air and getting rid of foul air; The bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; A mechanical system in a building that provides fresh air; Free and open discussion of (or debate on) some question of public interest.

Usage examples (38)
  • She was continually adjusting the ventilation
  • When the cabin ventilation is turned off, as it must be once a day to exchange the carbon dioxide scrubbers, the silence is absolute.
  • In these great blocks what they call ventilation is a steady draught, and there is no 'home' about it.
  • Might work if it was a small pool and the ventilation is powerful. for more
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