noun. ['haɪˈpɑːksiːə'] oxygen deficiency causing a very strong drive to correct the deficiency.
- ischemic hypoxia
- hypoxic hypoxia
- stagnant hypoxia
- anemic hypoxia
- stay in place
Words that Rhyme with Hypoxia
Example sentences of the word hypoxia
1. Noun, singular or mass
Breathing the gas can cause hypoxia, which is a form of oxygen deprivation that can lead to death.
2. Noun, plural
Prolonged hypoxia can cause permanent damage to body cells.