meaning of Apnea

Apnea meaning in General Dictionary

transient cessation of respiration

Apnea meaning in Urban Dictionary

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Apnea meaning in Medical Dictionary

The lack of breathing (respiration).

Apnea meaning in Etymology Dictionary

"suspension system of respiration," in addition apnoea, 1719, Modern Latin, from Greek apnoia "absence of respiration," from apnos "without respiration," from a- "not" (see a- (3)) + pnein "to breathe" (see pneuma).

Apnea meaning in Veterinary Dictionary

Failure to inhale precisely, as in during sleep; not enough respiration.