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hypopnea

[hahy-pop-nee-uh, hi-]
noun Pathology.
  1. abnormally shallow and slow breathing.
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Origin of hypopnea

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hypopnea

(hī-pŏpnē-ə, hī′pō-nēə)
n.
  1. Abnormally slow or shallow breathing.
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Related formshy′pop•neic adj.
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