Meaning of ACIDOSIS in English



Pronunciation: ˌ a-s ə - ' d ō -s ə s

Function: noun

Etymology: New Latin

Date: 1900

: an abnormal condition characterized by reduced alkalinity of the blood and of the body tissues

– ac · i · dot · ic \ - ' dä-tik \ adjective

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.