hypocupremia

noun
hy·​po·​cu·​pre·​mia
variants: or chiefly British hypocupraemia \ -​k(y)ü-​ˈprē-​mē-​ə How to pronounce hypocupremia (audio) \

Medical Definition of hypocupremia

: an abnormal deficiency of copper in the blood

Other Words from hypocupremia

hypocupremic or chiefly British hypocupraemic \ -​ˈprē-​mik How to pronounce hypocupremia (audio) \ adjective

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“Hypocupremia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/hypocupremia. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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