anacidity

[an-a-sid-i-tee]

noun Medicine/Medical.

the abnormal absence of hydrochloric acid in the stomach.

Nearby words

  1. anachronic,
  2. anachronism,
  3. anachronistic,
  4. anachronous,
  5. anachrony,
  6. anaclasis,
  7. anaclastic,
  8. anacletus,
  9. anaclinal,
  10. anaclisis

Origin of anacidity


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Medicine definitions for anacidity

anacidity

[ăn′ə-sĭdĭ-tē]

n.

Absence of acidity, especially the absence of hydrochloric acid in the gastric juices.

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