hemic

[ hee-mik, hem-ik ]
/ ˈhi mɪk, ˈhɛm ɪk /

adjective


Nearby words

  1. hemiathetosis,
  2. hemiatrophy,
  3. hemiazygos vein,
  4. hemiballismus,
  5. hemiblock,
  6. hemic murmur,
  7. hemicardia,
  8. hemicellulose,
  9. hemicentrum,
  10. hemicephalalgia

Origin of hemic

First recorded in 1880–85; hem- + -ic

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Medicine definitions for hemic

hemic

[ hēmĭk ]

adj.

Of or relating to the blood.

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