apnea

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Etymology[edit]

a- +‎ -pnea, from the New Latin apnoea, from the Ancient Greek ἄπνοια (ápnoia), formed from ἀ- (a-, absence of) + πνοή (pnoḗ, breathing).

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apnea (countable and uncountable, plural apneas)

  1. (pathology) The cessation of breathing.

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References[edit]

  • apnea” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2021.

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Noun[edit]

apnea f (plural apnees)

  1. (pathology) apnea

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Finnish[edit]

(index ap)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɑpneɑ/, [ˈɑpne̞ɑ]
  • Rhymes: -ɑpneɑ
  • Syllabification: ap‧ne‧a

Noun[edit]

apnea

  1. apnea

Declension[edit]

Inflection of apnea (Kotus type 12/kulkija, no gradation)
nominative apnea apneat
genitive apnean apneoiden
apneoitten
partitive apneaa apneoita
illative apneaan apneoihin
singular plural
nominative apnea apneat
accusative nom. apnea apneat
gen. apnean
genitive apnean apneoiden
apneoitten
apneainrare
partitive apneaa apneoita
inessive apneassa apneoissa
elative apneasta apneoista
illative apneaan apneoihin
adessive apnealla apneoilla
ablative apnealta apneoilta
allative apnealle apneoille
essive apneana apneoina
translative apneaksi apneoiksi
instructive apneoin
abessive apneatta apneoitta
comitative apneoineen
Possessive forms of apnea (type kulkija)
possessor singular plural
1st person apneani apneamme
2nd person apneasi apneanne
3rd person apneansa

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

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apnea f (plural apnee)

  1. apnea
  2. freediving

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From New Latin apnoea, from the Ancient Greek ἄπνοια (ápnoia).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /abˈnea/, [aβ̞.ˈne.a]
  • Rhymes: -ea
  • Hyphenation: ap‧ne‧a

Noun[edit]

apnea f (plural apneas)

  1. apnea

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