[ hahy-puh-kroh-mee-uh ]
/ ˌhaɪ pəˈkroʊ mi ə /
an anemic condition due to a deficiency of hemoglobin in the red blood cells.
insufficient color or pigmentation.
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Origin of hypochromia
OTHER WORDS FROM hypochromiahy·po·chro·mic, adjective
Words nearby hypochromia
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Medical definitions for hypochromic
[ hī′pō-krō′mē-ə ]
An anemic condition in which the percentage of hemoglobin in red blood cells is abnormally low.hypochromasia hypochromatism
Other words from hypochromiahy′po•chro′mic adj.
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