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acidemia ac·i·de·mi·a (ās'ĭ-dē'mē-ə)
n.
An increase in the hydrogen ion concentration of the blood.

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Example sentences for acidemia
Propionic acidemia is a rare disorder that is inherited from both parents.
Propionic acidemia is characterized almost immediately in newborns.
The effects of propionic acidemia quickly become lifethreatening.
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