hypochromic

adjective hy·po·chro·mic \ ˌhī-pə-ˈkrō-mik \

Definition of hypochromic

: marked by or being red blood cells with deficient hemoglobin
  • hypochromic anemia

First Known Use of hypochromic

1924

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hypochromic

adjective hy·po·chro·mic \ -ˈkrō-mik \

medical Definition of hypochromic

: exhibiting hypochromia
  • hypochromic blood cells

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