achlorhydria

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achlorhydria (ˌeɪklɔːˈhaɪdrɪə)
 
n
the absence of free hydrochloric acid in the gastric juice
 
[C20: New Latin; see a-1, chloro-, hydro-]

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achlorhydria a·chlor·hy·dri·a (ā'klôr-hī'drē-ə)
n.
Absence of hydrochloric acid from the gastric juice.

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