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Tim had overdosed on heroin, and suffered catastrophic anoxia, a lack of oxygen to the brain.
Other researchers had proposed that low oxygen levels — a condition known as anoxia — could be involved.
And death occurs within a few hours from anoxia, or lack of oxygen.
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Origin and Etymology of anoxia
First Known Use: 1931See Words from the same year
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