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uraemia

[yoo-ree-mee-uh] /yʊˈri mi ə/
noun, Pathology
1.
Related forms
uraemic, adjective

uremic

[yoo-ree-mik] /yʊˈri mɪk/
adjective, Pathology
1.
pertaining to uremia.
2.
afflicted with uremia.
Also, uraemic.
Origin
< New Latin; see uremia, -ic
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British Dictionary definitions for uraemic

uraemia

/jʊˈriːmɪə/
noun
1.
(pathol) the accumulation of waste products, normally excreted in the urine, in the blood: causes severe headaches, vomiting, etc Also called azotaemia
Derived Forms
uraemic, (US) uremic, adjective
Word Origin
C19: from New Latin, from Greek ouron urine + haima blood
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