semicoma

[ sem-ee-koh-muh, sem-ahy- ]

noun,plural sem·i·co·mas.
  1. a light coma from which a person can be roused.

Origin of semicoma

1
First recorded in 1895–1900; semi- + coma1

Other words from semicoma

  • sem·i·com·a·tose [sem-i-kom-uh-tohs, -koh-muh-], /ˌsɛm ɪˈkɒm əˌtoʊs, -ˈkoʊ mə-/, adjective

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