hyperpneic


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hy·perp·ne·a

 (hī′pərp-nē′ə, hī′pər-nē′ə)
n.
Abnormally deep or rapid breathing.

[hyper- + Greek pnoiā, -pnoia, breath, breathing (from pnein, to breathe; see pneu- in Indo-European roots).]

hy′perp·ne′ic (-ĭk) adj.

hyperpneic

(ˌhaɪpəˈniːɪk)
adj
(Medicine) med characterized by unusually fast breathing
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She was afebrile, tachypneic, and hyperpneic with a respiratory rate of 28.