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oxy

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adjective \ˈäk-sē\

Definition of oxy

  1. :  containing oxygen or additional oxygen —often used in combination <oxyhemoglobin>



Origin of oxy

French, from oxygène oxygen


First Known Use: 1910

Rhymes with oxy


Medical Dictionary

oxy

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adjective \ˈäk-sē\

Medical Definition of oxy

  1. :  containing oxygen or additional oxygen—often used in combination <oxyhemoglobin>




oxy-

combining form

Medical Definition of oxy-

  1. 1:  sharp :  pointed :  acute <oxycephaly>

  2. 2:  quick <oxytocic>

  3. 3:  acid <oxyntic>




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