- an anemic condition due to a deficiency of hemoglobin in the red blood cells.
- insufficient color or pigmentation.
Origin of hypochromia
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- An anemic condition in which the percentage of hemoglobin in red blood cells is abnormally low.hypochromasia hypochromatism
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