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hematosis

[hee-muh-toh-sis, hem-uh-]
noun
  1. hematopoiesis.
  2. Physiology. the conversion of venous into arterial blood; oxygenation in the lungs.
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Origin of hematosis

From the New Latin word haematosis, dating back to 1690–1700. See hemato-, -sis
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