hyperpnea hyperpnea

Definition(s):

  • (n) energetic (deep and rapid) respiration that occurs normally after exercise or abnormally with fever or various disorders

Usage(s):

  • In about 30 to 35 seconds he again flushed, became agitated with moderate hyperpnea ((rapid or deep breathing)); and immediately after saying "Take it off!".
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/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /