Dictionary.com

hypocalcemia

[ hahy-poh-kal-see-mee-uh ]
/ ˌhaɪ poʊ kælˈsi mi ə /
Save This Word!

noun Pathology.
an abnormally small amount of calcium in the blood.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can’t figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of hypocalcemia

First recorded in 1920–25; hypo- + calc- + -emia
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2022
FEEDBACK