abnormally rapid breathing; panting
Origin of hyperpneaModern Latin from hyper- + Classical Greek pno?, breathing from pnein, to breathe: see pneuma
Abnormally deep or rapid breathing.
Origin of hyperpneahyper- Greek pnoiā, -pnoia breath, breathing ( from pnein to breathe ; see pneu- in Indo-European roots.)
- (medicine) Deep and rapid respiration that occurs normally after exercise or abnormally with fever or various disorders.
hyper- + -pnea