glycemia

or gly·cae·mi·a

[ glahy-see-mee-uh ]
/ glaɪˈsi mi ə /

noun Medicine/Medical.

the presence of glucose in the blood.

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Origin of glycemia

First recorded in 1900–05; glyc- + -emia

OTHER WORDS FROM glycemia

gly·ce·mic, gly·cae·mic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for glycaemia

glycaemia

US glycemia

/ (ˌɡlaɪˈsiːmɪə) /

noun

the presence of glucose in blood

Derived forms of glycaemia

glycaemic or US glycemic (ˌɡlaɪˈsiːmɪk), adjective

Word Origin for glycaemia

C20: from glyco- + -aemia
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Medical definitions for glycaemia

glycemia
[ glī-sēmē-ə ]

n.

The presence of glucose in the blood.
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