[ ak-ruh-tiz-uhm ]
/ ˈæk rəˌtɪz əm /
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absence or weakness of the pulse.
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OTHER WORDS FROM acrotisma·crot·ic [uh-krot-ik], /əˈkrɒt ɪk/, adjective
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Medical definitions for acrotism
[ ăk′rə-tĭz′əm ]
Absent or imperceptible pulse.
Other words from acrotisma•crot′ic (ə-krŏt′ĭk) adj.
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