viremia

noun
vi·​re·​mia | \ vī-ˈrē-mē-ə How to pronounce viremia (audio) \

Definition of viremia

: the presence of viruses in the blood — compare bacteremia, septicemia

Other Words from viremia

viremic \ vī-​ˈrē-​mik How to pronounce viremia (audio) \ adjective

First Known Use of viremia

1946, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for viremia

vir(us) + -emia

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“Viremia.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/viremia. Accessed 21 Jan. 2021.

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viremia

noun
vi·​re·​mia
variants: or chiefly British viraemia \ vī-​ˈrē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce viremia (audio) \

Medical Definition of viremia

: the presence of viruses in the blood — compare bacteremia, septicemia

Other Words from viremia

viremic or chiefly British viraemic \ -​mik How to pronounce viremia (audio) \ adjective

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