hypobaric

adjective
hy·​po·​bar·​ic | \-ˈbar-ik \

Medical Definition of hypobaric 

: having a specific gravity less than that of cerebrospinal fluid used of solutions for spinal anesthesia — compare hyperbaric sense 1

Learn More about hypobaric

Comments on hypobaric

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

WORD OF THE DAY

by force of circumstances

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Difficult Vocab Quiz

  • the-education-of-achilles-eugne-delacroix
  • Which is a synonym of discomfit?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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