anoxemic
adjective see anoxemia

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • anoxemic — See anoxemia. * * * …   Universalium

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

  • anoxemic — an·ox·e·mic …   English syllables

  • anoxemic — adjective relating to or marked by abnormally little oxygen in arterial blood • Pertains to noun: ↑anoxemia • Derivationally related forms: ↑anoxemia * * * 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

  • 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

  • anoxemia — noun Etymology: New Latin Date: circa 1881 a condition of subnormal oxygenation of the arterial blood • anoxemic adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • anoxemia — [an΄äks ē′mē ə] n. [ AN 1 (var. of A 2) + OX(YGEN) + EMIA] a reduction in the normal amount of oxygen in the blood, as at high altitudes anoxemic [an΄äk sē′mik] adj …   English World dictionary

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