the absence of free hydrochloric acid in the gastric juice
achlorhydria a·chlor·hy·dri·a (ā’klôr-hī’drē-ə)
Absence of hydrochloric acid from the gastric juice.
noun a fear of night, darkness
achmetha (Ezra 6:2), called Ecbatana by classical writers, the capital of northern Media. Here was the palace which was the residence of the old Median monarchs, and of Cyrus and Cambyses. In the time of Ezra, the Persian kings resided usually at Susa of Babylon. But Cyrus held his court at Achmetha; and Ezra, writing […]
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lack of a secretion of bile. acholia a·cho·li·a (ā-kō’lē-ə) n. Suppression or absence of secretion of bile. a·chol’ic (ā-kŏl’ĭk) adj.