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Definition of "apneic" [apneic]

  • Exhibiting apnea: no longer breathing (adjective) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "apneic" in a sentence
  • "Common symptoms include profound hypotension, respiratory depression, bradycardia and CNS depression. 2 Respirations can be irregular and proceed to intermittent apneic episodes."
  • "In reality, most of the people who "sleep well" are either depressed, on medication, not from New York or sleep apneic."
  • "While there were many, many tests and procedures, the greatest emphasis was placed on the apneic events themselves."