hyperpneic
adjective see hyperpnea

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • hyperpneic — See hyperpnea. * * * …   Universalium

  • hyperpneic — adj. affected by hyperpnea (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hyperpneic — hy·per·pne·ic …   English syllables

  • hyperpneic — adjective see hyperpnea …   Useful english dictionary

  • hyperpnea — noun Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1860 abnormally rapid or deep breathing • hyperpneic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hyperpnea — Breathing that is deeper and more rapid than is normal at rest. [hyper + G. pnoe, breathing] * * * hy·per·pnea or chiefly Brit hy·per·pnoea .hī pər nē ə, .pərp nē n abnormally rapid or deep breathing hy·per·pne·ic or chiefly Brit hy·per·pnoe·ic… …   Medical dictionary

  • hyperpnea — [hī΄pərp nē′ə, hī΄pər nē′ə] n. [ModL < HYPER + Gr pnoē, breathing < pnein, to breathe: see PNEUMA] abnormally rapid breathing; panting hyperpneic adj …   English World dictionary

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