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BLOW

An act performed when one produces or emits a current of air, as with the mouth or bellows (e.g. while extinguishing a candle,  exhaling cigarette smoke etc.) and/or the sound which accompanies such action [*]The concept description is based on entries from www.dictionary.com, Collins English Dictionary, the Oxford English Dictionary and Noah Webster's American Dictionary of the English Language
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int. bamf /bæmf/

IPA:

ClabplosVClabnasClabfric  
n. blast /bla:st/

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ClabplosClatV͞CalvsibCdenplos  
v. blow /blɔʋ/

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ClabplosClatVdiph  
n. bluster /‘blʌstə/

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ClabplosClatVCalvsibCdenplos  
n. fuff /fʌf/

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ClabfricVClabfric  
v. chug /tʃʌg/

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CaffrVCvelplos  
v. huff /hʌf/

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CglottfricVClabfric  
int. hu-hu-hu /hυ/

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CglottfricVL  
int. oof /u:f/

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V LClabfric  
v. puff /pʌf/

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ClabplosVClabfric  
v. sigh /saɪ/

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CalvsibVdiph  
v. whiff /wɪf/

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Cl/vs/vVClabfric  
v. whisp /wɪsp/

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Cl/vs/vVCalvsibClabplos