or an·ox·ae·mi·a


Origin of anoxemia

First recorded in 1885–90; an-1 + ox(ygen) + -emia
Related formsan·ox·e·mic, an·ox·ae·mic, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

anoxemia in Medicine


  1. An absence of oxygen in arterial blood.
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