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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
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polypnoea 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.
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