hypoxia definition

  • noun:
    • Deficiency in quantity of air reaching human anatomy cells.
    • an ailment by which tissues (especially the blood) are deprived of a sufficient supply of air; anoxia
    • a lowered focus of dissolved air in an aquatic environment.
    • air deficiency causing a tremendously strong drive to correct the deficiency

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