hypoxia

noun hyp·ox·ia \ hi-ˈpäk-sē-ə , hī- \
Updated on: 19 May 2018

Definition of hypoxia

: a deficiency of oxygen reaching the tissues of the body

hypoxic

play \hi-ˈpäk-sik, hī-\ adjective

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Origin and Etymology of hypoxia

New Latin


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hypoxia

noun hyp·ox·ia \ hip-ˈäk-sē-ə , hī-ˈpäk- \

medical Definition of hypoxia

: a deficiency of oxygen reaching the tissues of the body

hypoxic

play \-sik\ adjective

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