Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A breathing hole; a vent or ventiduct.
  • n. A spring of water passing underground toward a cistern or conduit.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A breathing hole; a vent or ventiduct.
  • n. A spring of water passing under ground toward a cistern or conduit.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A breathing-hole; a spiracle; a vent.
  • n. A spring of water passing under ground toward a cistern or conduit.

Etymologies

From suspire. (Wiktionary)

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