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eupnea

noun eup·nea \yüp-ˈnē-ə\

Definition of eupnea

  1. :  normal respiration

eupneic play \-ˈnē-ik\ adjective


Variants of eupnea

also eupnoea play \yüp-ˈnē-ə\

Origin of eupnea

New Latin, from Greek eupnoia, from eupnous breathing freely, from eu- + pnein to breathe — more at sneeze


First Known Use: circa 1706


Medical Dictionary

eupnea

noun eup·nea

Medical Definition of eupnea

  1. :  normal respiration—compare dyspnea

eupneic or chiefly British eupnoeic \-ˈnē-ik\play adjective


Variants of eupnea

or chiefly British eupnoea \yu̇p-ˈnē-ə\play

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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "eupnea"


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