excessively rapid respiration.
(pathol) abnormally rapid breathing
tachypnea tach·yp·ne·a (tāk’ĭp-nē’ə, tāk’ĭ-nē’ə)
Rapid breathing. Also called polypnea.
tachyrhythmia tach·y·rhyth·mi·a (tāk’ə-rĭð’mē-ə) n. See tachycardia.
adjective, Biology. 1. of or relating to evolution at a rate faster than the standard for a given group of plants or animals.
adjective 1. understood without being openly expressed; implied: tacit approval. 2. silent; saying nothing: a tacit partner. 3. unvoiced or unspoken: a tacit prayer. adjective 1. implied or inferred without direct expression; understood: a tacit agreement 2. created or having effect by operation of law, rather than by being directly expressed
adjective 1. of, relating to, or characteristic of Publius Cornelius Tacitus.