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suspiration

(sŭs″pĭr-ā′shŭn) [L. suspiratio]
A sigh or the act of sighing.
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Skeletons, masks, and puppets are mainstays of Ensorworld iconography, and yet for all his trafficking in lurid mayhem and morbidity, Ensor nevertheless suspires an air of transcendence.