hypoxic hypoxia n.
Hypoxia resulting from a defective mechanism of oxygenation in the lungs, as is caused by a low tension of oxygen, by abnormal pulmonary function, or by a right-to-left shunt in the heart. Also called anoxic anoxia.
[hahy-puh-zoog-muh] /ˌhaɪ pəˈzug mə/ noun, Rhetoric. 1. the use of a succession of subjects with a single predicate.
- Hypoxic nephrosis
hypoxic nephrosis n. Acute oliguric renal failure following hemorrhage, burns, shock, or other causes of hypovolemia and reduced renal blood flow.
hypsarrhythmia hyp·sar·rhyth·mi·a or hyp·sa·rhyth·mi·a (hĭp’sə-rĭð’mē-ə) n. The abnormal and characteristically random electroencephalogram often found in babies with infantile spasms, associated with mental retardation. hyp’sar·rhyth’moid’ (-moid’) adj.
[hahy-puh-zook-sis] /ˌhaɪ pəˈzuk sɪs/ noun, Rhetoric. 1. the use of a series of parallel clauses, each of which has a subject and predicate, as in “I came, I saw, I conquered.”.