toxaemic


toxaemic
adj. of blood poisoning, of toxemia, of preeclampsia

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • toxaemic — tox·ae·mic …   English syllables

  • toxaemic — /tɒkˈsimɪk/ (say tok seemik) adjective 1. relating to or of the nature of toxaemia. 2. affected with toxaemia. Also, toxemic. Usage: For spelling variation see ae1 …   Australian English dictionary

  • toxaemic — adjective see toxemia * * * toxaemˈic or (N American) toxeˈmic adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑toxaemia …   Useful english dictionary

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  • toxemic — /tok see mik, sem ik/, adj. Pathol. 1. pertaining to or of the nature of toxemia. 2. affected with toxemia. Also, toxaemic. [1875 80; TOXEM(IA) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • toxaemia — toxaemia, toxaemic chiefly Brit var of TOXEMIA, TOXEMIC * * * n. blood poisoning that is caused by toxins formed by bacteria growing in a local site of infection. It produces generalized symptoms, including fever, diarrhoea, and vomiting. Compare …   Medical dictionary

  • toxaemia — [tɒk si:mɪə] (US toxemia) noun Medicine 1》 blood poisoning by toxins from a local bacterial infection. 2》 (also toxaemia of pregnancy) pre eclampsia. Derivatives toxaemic adjective Origin C19: from toxi + …   English new terms dictionary

  • toxaemia — n. (US toxemia) 1 blood poisoning. 2 a condition in pregnancy characterized by increased blood pressure. Derivatives: toxaemic adj. Etymology: as TOXI + AEMIA …   Useful english dictionary

  • toxemic — adjective see toxemia * * * /tok see mik, sem ik/, adj. Pathol. 1. pertaining to or of the nature of toxemia. 2. affected with toxemia. Also, toxaemic. [1875 80; TOXEM(IA) + IC] * * * toxaemˈic or (N American) toxeˈmic …   Useful english dictionary


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