Eupnea definition

yo͝op-nēə
Normal, unlabored breathing.
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(obs.) Normal breathing.
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Normal, unlabored breathing.
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(medicine) Normal, relaxed breathing; healthy condition of inhalation and exhalation.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
eupnea
Plural:
eupneas

Origin of eupnea

  • New Latin from Greek eupnoia from eupnoos breathing well eu- eu- pnein to breathe pneu- in Indo-European roots

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