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hyperpnoea

US hyperpnea

/ (ˌhaɪpəpˈniːə, ˌhaɪpəˈniːə) /
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noun

an increase in the breathing rate or in the depth of breathing, as after strenuous exercise

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Word Origin for hyperpnoea

C20: from New Latin, from hyper- + Greek pnoia breath, from pnein to breathe
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