Anoxaemic
Anoxaemia An`ox*[ae]"mi*a, -emia -e"mi*a ([a^]n`[o^]ks*[=e]"m[i^]*[.a]), n. [NL.; Gr. 'an priv. + oxygen + Gr. ? blood.] (Med.) An abnormal condition due to deficient a["e]ration of the blood, as in balloon sickness, mountain sickness. -- {An`ox*[ae]"mic}, {-e"mic}, a. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • anoxaemic — adj. suffering from a lack of oxygen in the arterial blood …   English contemporary dictionary

  • anoxaemic — an·ox·ae·mic …   English syllables

  • anoxaemic — adjective see anoxemia …   Useful english dictionary

  • anoxemia — anoxemic, anoxaemic, adj. /an ok see mee euh/, n. a deficiency of oxygen in the arterial blood. Also, anoxaemia. [1885 90; AN 1 + OX(YGEN) + EMIA] * * * …   Universalium

  • anoxaemia —   n. condition resulting from insufficient aeration of blood; mountain sickness.    ♦ anoxaemic, a …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • anoxemia — noun abnormally low oxygen content in arterial blood • Derivationally related forms: ↑anoxemic • Hypernyms: ↑pathology * * * anoxemic, anoxaemic, adj. /an ok see mee euh/, n. a deficiency of oxygen in the arterial blood. Also, anoxaemia. [1885… …   Useful english dictionary

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