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Synonyms for ventilation
ˌvɛn tlˈeɪ ʃənven·ti·la·tion

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  1. ventilation, airingnoun

    the act of supplying fresh air and getting rid of foul air

    spreading, respiration, ventilating system, ventilation system, external respiration, dissemination, public discussion, public exposure, airing, breathing

  2. ventilation, ventilation system, ventilating systemnoun

    a mechanical system in a building that provides fresh air

    "she was continually adjusting the ventilation"

    respiration, ventilating system, ventilation system, external respiration, public discussion, airing, breathing

  3. public discussion, ventilationnoun

    free and open discussion of (or debate on) some question of public interest

    "such a proposal deserves thorough public discussion"

    airing, ventilating system, ventilation system, external respiration, public discussion, respiration, breathing

  4. breathing, external respiration, respiration, ventilationnoun

    the bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation

    internal respiration, respiration, ventilating system, ventilation system, airing, external respiration, public discussion, cellular respiration, breathing

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  1. ventilationnoun


  2. ventilationnoun

    examination, scrutiny, discussion

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  1. Rod Robinson:

    We try to do our best to limit that pressure, but to get adequate ventilation for stiff lungs, we have to use the respirator, and that can also cause the lungs to not develop properly.

  2. The CDC:

    Adopting universal masking policies can help avert future lockdowns, especially if combined with other non-pharmaceutical interventions such as social distancing, hand hygiene, and adequate ventilation.

  3. Don Milton:

    We know that the Delta variant circulating now is even more contagious than the Alpha variant. Our research indicates that the variants just keep getting better at travelling through the air, so we must provide better ventilation and wear tight-fitting masks, in addition to vaccination, to help stop spread of the virus.

  4. Jen Gommerman:

    So, the raw amount of antibody in our serum is going down to a level where you will be susceptible to infection and the only way to get those antibodies back up quickly, is to either get infected or get boosted, however, if we consider efficacy against hospitalization and severe disease, the data coming out show that three doses of the mRNA vaccine confirm excellent protection against hospitalization, ventilation and death.

  5. Stephanie Silvera:

    I’m a bit surprised that the governor decided to increase dining capacity right now, at a time when it’s obviously difficult to keep doors and windows open for ventilation, which we know helps to minimize the risks, i’m not an economist, and I understand the need to support restaurants and the restaurant industry, but my concern, from a public health perspective, is that this could potentially allow the virus to spread more quickly.

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  • LüftungGerman
  • αναπνοήGreek
  • ilmanvaihto, hengitys, mielipiteenvaihto, tuuletus, tuuletusjärjestelmä, ilmanvaihtojärjestelmäFinnish
  • aérationFrench
  • 呼吸, 通風, 換気Japanese
  • 통풍, 환기Korean
  • ventilasjonNorwegian
  • обсужде́ние, вентиля́ция, дыха́ние, прове́тривание, диску́ссия, воздухообме́нRussian
  • luftväxling, ventilationSwedish

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