hypocapnia

noun
hy·​po·​cap·​nia | \ -ˈkap-nē-ə How to pronounce hypocapnia (audio) \

Medical Definition of hypocapnia

: a deficiency of carbon dioxide in the blood

Other Words from hypocapnia

hypocapnic \ -​nik How to pronounce hypocapnic (audio) \ adjective

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“Hypocapnia.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypocapnia. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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