polypnea

or pol·yp·noe·a

[pol-ip-nee-uh]

noun Medicine/Medical.

rapid breathing; panting.

Origin of polypnea

First recorded in 1885–90; poly- + -pnea
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polypnea in Medicine

polypnea

[pŏl′ĭp-nēə]

n.

tachypnea
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