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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An increased depth and rate of breathing greater than demanded by the body needs.

Usage examples (36)
  • Pacatte said self-asphyxiation was around when she was a kid, too - called the hyperventilation game.
  • During the process of endotracheal intubation, the patient’s compensatory hyperventilation is lost.
  • MR. MCCURRY: That was the kind of hyperventilation the
  • Hand stereotypies are typical and breathing irregularities such as hyperventilation, breathholding, or sighing are seen in many. for more
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