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oxyhemoglobin

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noun oxy·he·mo·glo·bin \ˌäk-si-ˈhē-mə-ˌglō-bən\

Definition of oxyhemoglobin

  1. :  hemoglobin loosely combined with oxygen that it releases to the tissues



Origin and Etymology of oxyhemoglobin

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1873


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oxyhemoglobin

noun oxy·he·mo·glo·bin

Medical Definition of oxyhemoglobin

  1. :  hemoglobin loosely combined with oxygen that it releases to the tissues



Variants of oxyhemoglobin

or chiefly British

oxyhaemoglobin

\ˌäk-si-ˈhē-mə-ˌglō-bən\play

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