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hyperglycaemia or hyperglycemia (ˌhaɪpəɡlaɪˈsiːmɪə)
pathol an abnormally large amount of sugar in the blood
[C20: from hyper- + glyco- + -aemia]
hyperglycemia or hyperglycemia
[C20: from hyper- + glyco- + -aemia]
hypergly'caemic or hyperglycemia
hypergly'cemic or hyperglycemia

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