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anoxia

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noun an·ox·ia \a-ˈnäk-sē-ə\

Definition of anoxia

  1. :  hypoxia especially of such severity as to result in permanent damage



Origin of anoxia

New Latin


First Known Use: 1931


Medical Dictionary

anoxia

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noun an·ox·ia \ə-ˈnäk-sē-ə, a-\

Medical Definition of anoxia

  1. :  hypoxia especially of such severity as to result in permanent damage

  2. an·ox·ic \-sik\play adjective




Learn More about anoxia

  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of "anoxia" Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about "anoxia"


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