alkalotic

alkalosis

[al-kuh-loh-sis]
noun Pathology.
a condition of the blood and other body fluids in which the bicarbonate concentration is above normal, tending toward alkalemia.

Origin:
1910–15; alkal(i) + -osis

alkalotic [al-kuh-lot-ik] , adjective
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alkalosis (ˌælkəˈləʊsɪs)
 
n
an abnormal increase in the alkalinity of the blood and extracellular fluids

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alkalosis al·ka·lo·sis (āl'kə-lō'sĭs)
n.
Abnormally high alkalinity of the blood and body fluids.


al'ka·lot'ic (-lŏt'ĭk) adj.
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alkalosis   (āl'kə-lō'sĭs)  Pronunciation Key 
An imbalance in the pH of body fluids, in which the blood or other body tissue is more basic than normal.
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