hemodialysis

[ hee-moh-dahy-al-uh-sis, hem-oh- ]

nounBiochemistry.
  1. dialysis of the blood, especially with an artificial kidney, for the removal of waste products.

Origin of hemodialysis

1
First recorded in 1945–50; hemo- + dialysis

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