toxaemic

toxemic

[tok-see-mik, -sem-ik]
adjective Pathology.
1.
pertaining to or of the nature of toxemia.
2.
affected with toxemia.
Also, toxaemic.


Origin:
1875–80; toxem(ia) + -ic

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toxaemia or toxemia (tɒkˈsiːmɪə)
 
n
1.  a condition characterized by the presence of bacterial toxins in the blood
2.  the condition in pregnancy of pre-eclampsia or eclampsia
 
[C19: from tox- + -aemia]
 
toxemia or toxemia
 
n
 
[C19: from tox- + -aemia]
 
tox'aemic or toxemia
 
adj
 
tox'emic or toxemia
 
adj

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toxemic tox·e·mic (tŏk-sē'mĭk)
adj.
Of, affected with, or manifesting the features of toxemia.

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