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eupnea

noun eup·nea \yüp-ˈnē-ə\

Definition of eupnea

  1. :  normal respiration

eup·ne·ic play \-ˈnē-ik\ adjective


Variants of eupnea

also eup·noea 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

  2. eup·ne·ic or chiefly British eup·noe·ic \-ˈnē-ik\play adjective



Variants of eupnea

or chiefly British eup·noea \yu̇p-ˈnē-ə\play

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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "eupnea"


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