anion gap n.
The difference between the sum of cations and anions found in plasma or serum.
- Anion-exchange resin
anion-exchange resin anion-exchange resin n. An insoluble organic polymer containing cation groups that attract and hold anions present in a surrounding solution in exchange for anions previously held.
- Anionic detergent
any of a class of synthetic compounds whose anions are alkali salts, as soap, or whose ions are ammonium salts.
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anisakiasis anisakiasis an·i·sa·ki·a·sis (ān’ĭ-sə-kī’ə-sĭs) n. Infection of the intestinal wall with larvae of the nematode Anisakis marina, characterized by symptoms resembling those of septic ulcer or tumor.