hyperventilation syndrome

/ˌhaɪpəˌvɛntəˌleɪʃən ˈsɪndroʊm/ (say .huypuh.ventuh.layshuhn 'sindrohm)

noun Medicine
abnormally high respiration which exceeds metabolic demands, occurring in acute and chronic forms and with a variety of triggers ranging from emotional distress to allergic reactions.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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