noun Pathology.

acidity in a lesser degree than is usual or normal, as of the gastric juice.

Origin of hypoacidity

First recorded in 1895–1900; hypo- + acidity
Related formshy·po·ac·id [hahy-poh-as-id] /ˌhaɪ poʊˈæs ɪd/, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for hypoacidity



med abnormally low acidity, as of the contents of the stomach
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hypoacidity in Medicine




A lower than normal degree of acidity.
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