Definition of 'bellows'
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She leaned back against the wall, heaving, her breath coming and going as from a bellows. A PLAGUE OF ANGELS (2002)It was connected to a pair of bellows, they in turn were feeding a long tube. THE RIVAL QUEENS: A COUNTESS ASHBY DE LA ZOUCHE MYSTERY (2002)A harsh, inhuman cry rose behind them as they ran, a sound like a broken bellows accidentally trodden on, more squeal than scream. LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2002)
The lord's voice wheezed out of him, like the wind being squeezed from a pair of rotten bellows. STARDUST (2002)
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