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tachypnea

noun tachy·pnea
variants: or chiefly British tachypnoea play \ˌtak-i(p)-ˈnē-ə\

medical Definition of tachypnea

:increased rate of respiration

tachypneic

or chiefly British tachypnoeic play \-ˈnē-ik\ adjective

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