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apnea Explained

apnea at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['æpnıə]

apnea at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

apnea
n : transient cessation of respiration

apnea at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Alternative forms

* apnoea, apnœa

Etymology

From the Inter: etyl » NL.|en Inter: term » apnoea|lang=la, from the Inter: etyl » grc|en Inter: term » sc=polytonic|ἄπνοια|tr=apnoia|lang=grc, formed from Inter: term » ἀ-||absence of|sc=polytonic||tr=a-|lang=grc + Inter: term » πνοή||breathing|sc=polytonic|tr=pnoē|lang=grc.

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • Inter: patholog » y The cessation of breathing.

    Synonyms

    * asphyxia

    Derived terms

    * apneic
    • sleep apnea

      Translations

      Inter: trans-top » cessation of breathing
    • Danish: Inter: t- » da|apnø|c
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|apnée


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|apnea|f
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|apnea|f

  • Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * Inter: pedi » a
    • eupnea

      References

      * Inter: R:Online Etymology Dictionar » y

      Anagrams

      * paean, pæan


    Finnish

    Inter: Finnish index » a|p

    Pronunciation

    * Inter: hyphenation » ap|ne|a

    Noun

    Inter: fi-nou » n
  • apnea

    Declension

    Inter: fi-decl-kulkija » apne

    Derived terms

    * uniapnea

    Anagrams

    * apean, nepaa

  • Italian

    Noun

    Inter: wikipedia » lang=it
    Inter: it-noun » apne|f|a|e
  • apnea

  • Translation: et » apnea
    Translation: es » apnea
    Translation: gl » apnea
    Translation: ko » apnea
    Translation: io » apnea
    Translation: id » apnea
    Translation: it » apnea
    Translation: mg » apnea
    Translation: pl » apnea
    Translation: ta » apnea
    Translation: zh » apnea