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polypnea

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noun po·lyp·nea \pä-ˈlip-nē-ə, pə-\

Definition of polypnea

  1. :  rapid or panting respiration



Origin of polypnea

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1889


Medical Dictionary

polypnea

noun po·lyp·nea

Medical Definition of polypnea

  1. :  rapid or panting respiration

polypneic or British polypnoeic \-nē-ik\play adjective


Variants of polypnea

or British polypnoea \pä-ˈlip-nē-ə, pə-\play

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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "polypnea"


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