apneusis

noun
ap·​neu·​sis | \ap-ˈn(y)ü-səs \
plural apneuses\-​ˌsēz \

Medical Definition of apneusis 

: sustained tonic contraction of the respiratory muscles resulting in prolonged inspiration

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