follow Dictionary.com

What's the difference between i.e. and e.g.?

hypoadrenalism

[hahy-poh-uh-dreen-l-iz-uh m, -uh-dren-] /ˌhaɪ poʊ əˈdrin lˌɪz əm, -əˈdrɛn-/
noun
1.
underactivity of the adrenal gland, as in Addison's disease.
Also, hypoadrenia
[hahy-poh-uh-dree-nee-uh] /ˈhaɪ poʊ əˈdri ni ə/ (Show IPA)
.
Origin
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
hypoadrenia in Medicine

hypoadrenalism hy·po·ad·re·nal·ism (hī'pō-ə-drē'nə-lĭz'əm, -drěn'ə-)
n.
Reduced adrenocortical function.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for hypoadrenalism

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for hypoadrenia

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends