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Meaning of "apnoeic" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF APNOEIC

apnoeic  [æpˈniːɪk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF APNOEIC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Apnoeic is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES APNOEIC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Apnea

Apnea, apnoea, or apnœa is a term for suspension of external breathing. During apnea, there is no movement of the muscles of inhalation and the volume of the lungs initially remains unchanged. Depending on the patency of the airways, there may or may not be a flow of gas between the lungs and the environment; gas exchange within the lungs and cellular respiration are not affected.

Definition of apnoeic in the English dictionary

The definition of apnoeic in the dictionary is of or relating to apnoea.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH APNOEIC


amenorrheic
æˌmɛnəˈriːɪk
caseic
keɪˈsiːɪk
choreic
kɒˈriːɪk
diarrheic
ˌdaɪəˈriːɪk
dyspneic
dɪspˈniːɪk
dyspnoeic
dɪspˈniːɪk
eupneic
juːpˈniːɪk
eupnoeic
juːpˈniːɪk
hyperpneic
ˌhaɪpəˈniːɪk
hypopneic
ˌhaɪpəˈniːɪk
mythopoeic
ˌmɪθəʊˈpiːɪk
oleic
əʊˈliːɪk
onomatopoeic
ˌɒnəmætəˈpiːɪk
polypneic
ˌpɒlɪpˈniːɪk
ricinoleic
ˌrɪsɪnˈəʊliːɪk
seborrheic
ˌsebəˈriːɪk
seborrhoeic
ˌsɛbəˈriːɪk
syngeneic
ˌsɪndʒɪˈniːɪk
theic
ˈθiːɪk
ureic
jʊˈriːɪk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE APNOEIC

aplenty
aplite
aplitic
aplomb
aplustre
apnea
apneusis
apneustic
apnoea
apnoeal
Apo
apoapsis
Apoc.
apocalypse
apocalyptic
apocalyptical
apocalyptically
apocalypticism
apocalyptism
apocalyptist

WORDS THAT END LIKE APNOEIC

agapeic
allogeneic
apogaeic
apogeic
areic
dysmenorrheic
dysmenorrhoeic
gonorrheic
gonorrhoeic
logorrheic
maleic
mythopeic
phaeic
pharmacopoeic
pyorrheic
pyorrhoeic
stenopaeic
xenogeneic
zoogloeic

Synonyms and antonyms of apnoeic in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «apnoeic» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF APNOEIC

Find out the translation of apnoeic to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of apnoeic from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «apnoeic» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

呼吸暂停
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

apnoeic
570 millions of speakers

English

apnoeic
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

apnoeic
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

apnoeic
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

апноэ
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

apneico
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

apnoeic
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

apnée
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Apnoeic
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

apnoischen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

無呼吸
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

apnoeic
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Apnoeic
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

apnoeic
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

apnoeic
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

अपाहिज
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Apne
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

apnea
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

bezdechu
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

апное
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

apneic
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

απνοϊκών
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

apnoeic
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

apnéisk
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

apnoeic
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of apnoeic

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «APNOEIC»

The term «apnoeic» is normally little used and occupies the 146.440 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «APNOEIC» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about apnoeic

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «APNOEIC»

Discover the use of apnoeic in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to apnoeic and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Practical Paediatrics
Treatment of the underlying cause This will depend on the findings on examination and of relevant investigations. Management of the acute apnoeic episode • Stimulation of the infant. This may be all that is required. Suction of the upper ...
Don M. Roberton, M. J. South, 2007
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European Respiratory Monograph 50: Sleep Apnoea:
Upon resumption of sleep this relative hypocapnoea may be a cause of ventilatory instability because of its proximity to the apnoeic threshold [73, 101, 102]. The HCVR is variable both within and between individuals. It is influenced by both ...
W.T. McNicholas, M.R. Bonsignore, 2010
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Sleep Medicine: A Guide to Sleep and its Disorders
Changes in the apnoeic threshold for carbon dioxide at the time of NREM sleep- stage transitions also cause central apnoeas. During the apnoea the Pco2 gradually rises and when it reaches the apnoeic threshold a period of hyperventilation ...
John M. Shneerson, 2009
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Issues in Neurology and Neuroscience: 2013 Edition
In apnoeic and non-apnoeic snorers, mean snoring intensity and snoring frequency were higher in supine than in lateral positions irrespective of sleep stage, and were also usually higher in N3 in comparison to rapid eye movement and/or N2 ...
‎2013
5
Non-invasive Ventilation and Weaning: Principles and Practice
APNOEIC THRESHOLD AND CARBON DIOXIDE RESERVE When PaCO2 falls below a critical threshold called the apnoeic threshold, central respiratory drive ceases. However, over time, when stable sleep is obtained, the reduction in ...
Mark Elliott, Stefano Nava, Bernd Schonhofer, 2010
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Advances in Physiology Research and Application: 2011 Edition
According to recent research published in the The Indian Journal ofMedical Research, “Repeated apnoeic/hypoapnoeic episodes during sleep may produce cerebral damage in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA). The aim of this  ...
‎2012
7
Labour Ward Manual
Table 12.2 Resuscitation at birth Condition at birth Management 1. Breathing/ crying Pink Heart rate >100 Good tone 2. Apnoeic/gasping Blue Heart rate >100 Reasonable tone 3. Apnoeic Blue/pale Heart rate <100 Some tone 4. Apnoeic White ...
David T. Y. Liu, 2007
8
Textbook of Neonatal Medicine: A Chinese Perspective
All infants less than 34 weeks gestation should be monitored for apnoea from birth until no apnoeic episode has occurred for at least one week. There are different types of apnoea monitors and some of them have become obsolete. Most of the ...
Victor Y.H. Yu, Zekang Feng, Reginald C. Tsang, 1996
9
Development of Normal Fetal Movements: The First 25 Weeks of ...
4.3 Fetal breathing movements: isolated and sequential bouts and duration of apnoeic pauses. a Isolated fetal breathing movements are prevalent up until 12 weeks. After this, sequential bouts largely prevail. b Short (<10 s) pauses between ...
Alessandra Piontelli, 2010
10
ABC of the First Year
Apnoeic attacks are defined as episodes of cessation of respiratory movements for more than 10 seconds (Figure 4.12). Apnoea may be due to immaturity, cerebral hypoxia during the perinatal period, hypoxaemia due to the respiratory ...
Bernard Valman, Roslyn Thomas, 2009

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «APNOEIC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term apnoeic is used in the context of the following news items.
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Help for snorers
During these apnoeic events patients are unable to breathe so they are deprived of oxygen and the body is unable to get rid of carbon dioxide. «Jamaica Observer, May 15»
2
'ROP affects about 30-50 per cent of premature babies in India'
... multiple pregnancy, diabetic mother with premature baby, blood transfusions in baby, apnoeic spells etc. Bigger and heavier weight babies in ... «Financial Express, Dec 14»
3
Re IB and EB [2014] EWHC 369 (Fam)
At this point, E was described as "mottled and cyanosed" with apnoeic laboured breathing, a severe reduction of saturation to 75% on nasal oxygen and a ... «Family Law Week, Nov 14»
4
The Impact of Sleep and Hypoxia on the Brain
An increase in respiratory effort, in association with hypoxia or hypercapnia, triggers the frequent sleep arousals, which usually terminate the apnoeic episodes, ... «Medscape, Oct 14»
5
Column: East Anglian Air Ambulance Dr Ed Gold tells us what's …
Apnoeic is a term used to describe respiratory paralysis, which is – in simple terms—what happens to a patient when they are anaesthetised. «Cambridge News, Oct 14»
6
Bristol City Council v A Mother & Others [2014] EWHC 1367 (Fam)
He noted the genetic abnormalities and the history of apnoeic attacks. This led him to say that "we have to be extremely cautious". There were features of head ... «Family Law Week, Jun 14»
7
Family of woman who died after blockage in breathing tube …
... inquest into her death, coroner Dr Tony Casey recommended that patients with tracheostomy tubes be fitted with an apnoeic alarm in wards. «Irish Times, May 13»
8
Curb snoring and sleep better
During sleep, intervals between the breaths (apnoeic spells) or the reduction of the depth of breathing (hypopnoea) lead to a decrease of ... «Free Malaysia Today, Jan 13»
9
Clinical update on sleep apnoea
Sleeping partners are very important in determining whether or not the patient has apnoeic episodes and the sleeping partner should be asked ... «Irish Medical Times, Sep 12»
10
Sleep interrupted
As many patients do not actually wake up during their apnoeic episodes, they are not aware that they have this problem. Oftentimes, it is their ... «Malaysia Star, Mar 11»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Apnoeic [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/apnoeic>. May 2020 ».
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