polypnea

polypnea

[pol-ip-nee-uh]
noun Medicine/Medical.
rapid breathing; panting.
Also, polypnoea.


Origin:
1885–90; poly- + -pnea

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polypnea pol·yp·ne·a (pŏl'ĭp-nē'ə)
n.
See tachypnea.

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