an·ox·ia noun \a-ˈnäk-sē-ə\
: hypoxia especially of such severity as to result in permanent damage
Origin of ANOXIA
First Known Use: 1931
an·ox·ia noun \ə-ˈnäk-sē-ə, a-\ (Medical Dictionary)
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