hemic

SYN: hematic (1).

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he·mic or chiefly Brit hae·mic 'hē-mik adj of, relating to, or produced by the blood or the circulation of the blood <the \hemic system> <a \hemic murmur>

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he·mic (heґmik) (hemґik) [Gr. haima blood] pertaining to the blood; called also hemal, hematal, and hematic.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • hemic — [hē′mik, hem′ik] adj. [ HEM + IC] of the blood …   English World dictionary

  • hemic — adjective Date: 1857 of, relating to, or produced by the blood or the circulation of blood < a hemic murmur > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • hemic — /hee mik, hem ik/, adj. hematic. [1880 85; HEM + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • hemic — adjective of, or relating to blood …   Wiktionary

  • hemic — adj. of blood, pertaining to blood …   English contemporary dictionary

  • hemic — he·mic …   English syllables

  • hemic — he•mic [[t]ˈhi mɪk[/t]] adj. biochem. pha hematic • Etymology: 1880–85 …   From formal English to slang

  • hemic — adjective relating to or containing or affecting blood a hematic cyst a hematic crisis • Syn: ↑haemic, ↑hematic, ↑haematic • Pertains to noun: ↑blood (for: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hemic calculus — a calculus in the bloodstream developed from organization of a blood clot …   Medical dictionary

  • hemic murmur — a murmur due to an abnormal, usually anemic, condition of the blood …   Medical dictionary

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