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BREATH, med. juris. The air expelled from the chest at each expiration.
     2. Breathing, though a usual sign of life, is not conclusive that a child was wholly born alive, as breathing may take place before the whole delivery of the mother is complete. 5 Carr. & Payn, 329; S. C. 24 E. C. L. R. 344. Vide Birth; Life; Infanticide.

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We have rigorously tested the new HyperAir GTX Jacket both in the labs and with our athletes in the field, and it has registered off the charts in terms of breathability and packability.
Thanks to its right mix of breathability, thermal protection, comfort and durability, the Errea 3DWear line is also the best way to express all the energy and the strength one needs to win yet another Heineken Cup but also, of course, to simply enjoy the sport one loves, while feeling comfortable and at ease in any situation and weather condition.
A Hohenstein test measures the breathability of a fabric by simulating perspiration.
Breathability is just as important, and refers to the ability to transport water vapor (from perspiration) through the coating into the atmosphere.
This approach achieves superior breathability in their outerwear, midlayer, and baselayer systems.
market research agency, breathability is the most important attribute of a disposable respirator.
Films are available in web widths from 125 mm to 900 mm, and vent materials include all grades of Tyvek, which offers excellent strength and breathability.
The mesh seat and back allow superb breathability and comfort.
Gill's yellow dot system rates its clothing from one to five dots, based on breathability and durability.
ScarAway is made from a patented material that provides a unique combination of breathability, flexibility, washability and adhesiveness, with a silky fabric backing for optimal convenience and comfort.
s two new duty gear lines are produced from Nytek and offer a traditional look, with reduced weight, professional appearance, breathability and durability.
Made from PB20 fabric, its breathability is stable under any conditions and transfers vapour at 1200g/m every 24 hours.