Acapnia meaning

ā-kăpnē-ə
A condition marked by an unusually low concentration of carbon dioxide in the blood and tissues.
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A condition marked by an unusually low concentration of carbon dioxide in the blood and tissues.
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The state in which the level of carbon dioxide in the blood is lower than normal.
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Origin of acapnia

  • New Latin from Latin acapnus without smoke (which contains carbon dioxide) from Greek akapnos a- not a–1 kapnos smoke

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From New Latin, from Latin acapnos (“without smoke"), from Ancient Greek ἄκαπνος (akapnos, “without smoke"), from á¼€- (a-, “not") + καπνός (kapnos, “smoke").

    From Wiktionary