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polypnea

or pol·yp·noe·a

[pol-ip-nee-uh]
noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. rapid breathing; panting.
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Origin of polypnea

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

polypnea

(pŏl′ĭp-nēə)
n.
  1. tachypnea
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