/ (ˌhaɪpəˈkæpnɪə) /
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an excess of carbon dioxide in the bloodAlso: hypercarbia
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Derived forms of hypercapniahypercapnic, adjective
Word Origin for hypercapnia
from hyper- + Greek kapnos smoke
Words nearby hypercapnia
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