Medical Dictionary

polypnea


polypnea

noun po·lyp·nea

Definition of POLYPNEA

:  rapid or panting respiration
po·lyp·ne·ic or British po·lyp·noe·ic \-nē-ik\ adjective

Variants of POLYPNEA

po·lyp·nea or British po·lyp·noea \pä-ˈlip-nē-ə, pə-\
February 27, 2015
rationale Hear it
An explanation or underlying reason
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears