hyperemia

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hy·per·emia

noun \ˌhī-pər-ˈē-mē-ə\

Definition of HYPEREMIA

:  excess of blood in a body part :  congestion
hy·per·emic \-mik\ adjective

Origin of HYPEREMIA

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1839

Rhymes with HYPEREMIA

hy·per·emia

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of HYPEREMIA

: excess of blood in a body part (as from an increased flow of blood due to vasodilation) : congestion
hy·per·emic or chiefly British hy·per·ae·mic \-mik\ adjective

Variants of HYPEREMIA

hy·per·emia or chiefly British hy·per·ae·mia \ˌhī-pə-ˈrē-mē-ə\

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