a deficiency of carbon dioxide in the blood and tissues.
acapnia a·cap·ni·a (ā-kāp’nē-ə)
A condition marked by the presence of less than the normal amount of carbon dioxide in the blood and tissues.
acapn Association for Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nurses
- Acapulco gold
a strong and highly prized variety of marijuana grown in Mexico. Acapulco gold Ac·a·pul·co gold (āk’ə-pul’kō, ä’kä-) n. A potent Mexican-grown marijuana. noun phrase Marijuana of high quality grown near Acapulco, Mexico, and having leaves with a golden hue (Narcotics)
a seaport and resort in SW Mexico, on the Pacific. Contemporary Examples But as some notorious areas have improved, violence has spread to new ones like Acapulco and Cuernavaca, close to Mexico City. 2012 Will Be a Decisive Year in Mexico’s Deadly Drug War Larry Kaplow January 2, 2012 In 1999, El Elegante threw a […]
a drug, C 25 H 43 NO 18 , used in the treatment of non-insulin-dependent diabetes: lowers blood sugar by inhibiting the enzymes that aid in starch and disaccharide digestion.
congenital absence of a heart. acardia a·car·di·a (ā-kär’dē-ə) n. Congenital absence of the heart, sometimes occurring in the smaller parasitic member of conjoined twins when its partner monopolizes the placental blood supply.