ὀρθόπνοια

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From ὀρθός(orthós, straight, upright) + πνέω(pnéō, breathe)

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ὀρθόπνοια ‎(orthópnoiaf ‎(genitive ὀρθοπνοίας); first declension

  1. upright breathing, orthopnoea, a type of asthma which only admits breathing in an upright posture

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