Medical Dictionary

hyperchloremia

noun hy·per·chlor·emia
variants: or chiefly British hyperchloraemia play \-ˌklōr-ˈē-mē-ə, -ˌklȯr-\

medical Definition of hyperchloremia

:the presence of excess chloride ions in the blood

hyperchloremic

or chiefly British hyperchloraemic play \-ˈē-mik\ adjective

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up hyperchloremia? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

alert quickness of mind or body

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!