metabolic alkalosis n.
An increase in the alkalinity of body fluids due to an increase in alkali intake or a decrease in acid concentration, as from vomiting.
|alkalosis resulting from hydrogen-ion loss or excessive intake of alkaline substances|
|a screen or mat covered with a dark material for shielding a camera lens from excess light or glare.|
|an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.|