uncompensated

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adjective un·com·pen·sat·ed \ˌən-ˈkäm-pən-ˌsā-təd, -ˌpen-\

Definition of uncompensated

  1. 1 :  not providing or provided with monetary compensation :  not paid or compensated uncompensated medical care/costs uncompensated workers … many thousands of our countrymen devote their rosy prime to the harsh and uncompensated work of writing poetry … — Marilynne Robinson

  2. 2a :  not corrected or affected by physiological compensation — see compensation 1b uncompensated congestive heart failureb :  accompanied by a change in the pH of the blood uncompensated acidosis

1775

First Known Use of uncompensated

1775


Medical Dictionary

uncompensated

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adjective un·com·pen·sat·ed \-ˈkäm-pən-ˌsāt-əd, -ˌpen-\

Medical Definition of uncompensated

  1. 1:  accompanied by a change in the pH of the blood uncompensated acidosis uncompensated alkalosis—compare compensated

  2. 2:  not corrected or affected by physiological compensation uncompensated congestive heart failure


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