dyspnea

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Etymology[edit]

dys- +‎ -pnea, from Latin dyspnoea, from δύσπνοια (dúspnoia, bad breathing), compound of δυσ- (dus-, bad, unfortunate) and πνοή (pnoḗ, breeze).

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  • IPA(key): /ˈdɪsp.ni.ə/, /dɪspˈniːə/

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dyspnea (countable and uncountable, plural dyspneas)

  1. (pathology, American spelling) Difficult or labored respiration; shortness of breath.

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dyspnea (uncountable)

  1. dyspnea

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