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  • tachypnea — tachypneic, adj. /tak ip nee euh, tak i nee euh/, n. Med. excessively rapid respiration. Also, tachypnoea. [1895 1900; TACHY + PNEA] * * * …   Universalium

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  • tachypnea — (n.) hysterical rapid breathing, 1896, from TACHY (Cf. tachy ) swift + pnea, from pnein to breathe (see PNEUMA (Cf. pneuma)). Related: Tachypneic …   Etymology dictionary

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