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pyaemia

[ pahy-ee-mee-uh ]
/ paɪˈi mi ə /
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noun Pathology.
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OTHER WORDS FROM pyaemia

py·ae·mic, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for pyaemia

pyaemia

pyemia

/ (paɪˈiːmɪə) /

noun
blood poisoning characterized by pus-forming microorganisms in the blood

Derived forms of pyaemia

pyaemic or pyemic, adjective

Word Origin for pyaemia

C19: from New Latin, from Greek puon pus + haima blood
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