Synonyms for apheresis |

Synonyms and antonyms for apheresis

1. apheresis (n.)

(linguistics) omission at the beginning of a word as in `coon' for `raccoon' or `till' for `until'


2. apheresis (n.)

a procedure in which blood is drawn and separated into its components by dialysis; some are retained and the rest are returned to the donor by transfusion