toxemic
adjective see toxemia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • toxemic — /tok see mik, sem ik/, adj. Pathol. 1. pertaining to or of the nature of toxemia. 2. affected with toxemia. Also, toxaemic. [1875 80; TOXEM(IA) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • toxemic — adjective affected by or otherwise relating to toxemia, organically poisoned …   Wiktionary

  • toxemic — Pertaining to, affected by, or manifesting the features of toxemia …   Medical dictionary

  • toxemic — adj. of blood poisoning, of toxemia, of preeclampsia …   English contemporary dictionary

  • toxemic — tox·e·mic …   English syllables

  • toxemic — adjective see toxemia * * * /tok see mik, sem ik/, adj. Pathol. 1. pertaining to or of the nature of toxemia. 2. affected with toxemia. Also, toxaemic. [1875 80; TOXEM(IA) + IC] * * * toxaemˈic or (N American) toxeˈmic …   Useful english dictionary

  • toxemic jaundice — toxic jaundice jaundice produced by poisons, such as phosphorus, arsine, carbon tetrachloride, or picric acid …   Medical dictionary

  • toxemic jaundice — noun : an enzootic hemolytic jaundice of Australian sheep that is associated with chronic copper poisoning and that results from feeding on pasture with a high copper and a low molybdenum content : yellows …   Useful english dictionary

  • Jaundice — Yellowish staining of the skin and sclerae (the whites of the eyes) by abnormally blood high levels of the bile pigment bilirubin. The yellowing extends to other tissues and body fluids. Jaundice was once called the morbus regius (the regal… …   Medical dictionary

  • Colitis-X — Colitis X, equine colitis X or peracute toxemic colitis is a catchall term for various fatal forms of acute or peracute colitis found in horses, but particularly a fulminant colitis where clinical signs include sudden onset of severe diarrhea,… …   Wikipedia

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