Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

2017 Word of the Year

polypnea

or polypnoea

[pol-ip-nee-uh] /ˌpɒl ɪpˈni ə/
noun, Medicine/Medical.
1.
rapid breathing; panting.
Origin of polypnea
1885-1890
First recorded in 1885-90; poly- + -pnea
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
Cite This Source
polypnea in Medicine

polypnea pol·yp·ne·a (pŏl'ĭp-nē'ə)
n.
See tachypnea.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Nearby words for polypnea

Word Value for polypnea

15
18
Scrabble Words With Friends