Definition of oxy
: containing oxygen or additional oxygen —often used in combination <oxyhemoglobin>
Origin of oxy
French, from oxygène oxygen
First Known Use: 1910
Medical Definition of oxy
: containing oxygen or additional oxygen—often used in combination <oxyhemoglobin>
Medical Definition of oxy-
1: sharp : pointed : acute <oxycephaly>
2: quick <oxytocic>
3: acid <oxyntic>
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