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ænˈɒk si ə, əˈnɒk-anox·i·a

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. anoxianoun

    severe hypoxia; absence of oxygen in inspired gases or in arterial blood or in the tissues


  1. anoxianoun

    A condition in which tissues are severely or totally deprived of oxygen, severe hypoxia.

  2. Etymology: From an- + oxygen + -ia.


  1. anoxia

    Anoxia is a condition characterized by an absence or severe deficiency of oxygen in the body tissues or a specific organ, which severely impairs biological functions. It is a more severe form of hypoxia and can lead to significant damage or death if not treated promptly.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Anoxia

    Relatively complete absence of oxygen in one or more tissues.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of anoxia in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of anoxia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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