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Difficulty in breathing, often associated with lung or heart disease and resulting in shortness of breath. Also called air hunger.
[Latin dyspnoea, from Greek duspnoia : dus-, dys- + pnoiā, -pnoia, breathing; see pneu- in Indo-European roots.]
dysp·ne′ic (-nē′ĭk) adj.
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|Adj.||1.||dyspneic - not breathing or able to breathe except with difficulty; "breathless at thought of what I had done"; "breathless from running"; "followed the match with breathless interest"|
unventilated - not ventilated; "stuffy unventilated rooms"
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a. disneico-a, rel. a o que padece de disnea.
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