incompensation

noun
in·​com·​pen·​sa·​tion | \ ˌin-ˌkäm-pən-ˈsā-shən How to pronounce incompensation (audio) \

Medical Definition of incompensation

: lack of physiological compensation cardiac incompensation

Other Words from incompensation

incompensatory \ ˌin-​kəm-​ˈpen(t)-​sə-​ˌtōr-​ē, -​tȯr-​ē How to pronounce incompensation (audio) \ adjective

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“Incompensation.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/incompensation. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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