anoxia definition

  • noun:
    • Absence of oxygen.
    • A pathological deficiency of air, especially hypoxia.
    • A condition by which a tissue or environment is seriously or totally deprived of air, serious hypoxia.
    • a physiological condition in which inadequate air reaches the cells associated with the human anatomy, specially when of sufficient severity resulting in permanent damage.
    • severe hypoxia; lack of oxygen in inspired gases or in arterial blood or in the tissues

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    • an overall total insufficient oxygen.
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