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Changing the way you inhale and exhale can help you feel more relaxed, energized, or focused. Then, exhale through a slightly open mouth as you count to four. Like a gangster shooting in a Hays Code era motion picture, the inhale and the exhale are shown in separate shots. Mom drew deeply on her cigarette, fingers shaking on the exhale. Silently count to five on each inhale and exhale ; continue for five to 15 minutes. The very odor of acids seemed to exhale from his shivering person. It is the air which all intellects inhale and exhale , and it is the wind which blows the worlds into order and orbit. He could see clearly the poisonous vapor which it was said to exhale! The parting of the double ruby pout of his lips seemed to exhale an air sweeter and purer than what it drew in: ah!
Exhalation or expiration is the flow of the breath out of an organism. In animals, it is the movement of air from the lungs out of the airways , to the external environment during breathing. This happens due to elastic properties of the lungs, as well as the internal intercostal muscles which lower the rib cage and decrease thoracic volume. As the thoracic diaphragm relaxes during exhalation it causes the tissue it has depressed to rise superiorly and put pressure on the lungs to expel the air. During forced exhalation, as when blowing out a candle, expiratory muscles including the abdominal muscles and internal intercostal muscles generate abdominal and thoracic pressure, which forces air out of the lungs. Exhaled air is rich in carbon dioxide , a waste product of cellular respiration during the production of energy, which is stored as ATP.