hy·​po·​bar·​ic -ˈbar-ik How to pronounce hypobaric (audio)
: having a specific gravity less than that of cerebrospinal fluid
used of solutions for spinal anesthesia
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“Hypobaric.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypobaric. Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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