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1. deficiency

noun. ['dɪˈfɪʃənsi'] the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable.

Synonyms

  • famine
  • demand
  • shortness
  • stringency
  • mineral deficiency
  • deficit
  • absence
  • lack
  • need
  • tightness
  • dearth
  • want

Antonyms

  • wealth
  • fruitfulness
  • superiority
  • high quality

Etymology

  • -ency (English)
  • deficit (English)
  • déficit (French)

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Rhymes with Iron Deficiency Anemia

  • hypoglycemia
  • academia
  • leukemia
  • jeremia
  • euphemia
  • bulemia
  • bohemia
  • uremia
  • geremia
  • femia

Sentences with iron-deficiency-anemia


1. Noun Phrase
In addition to iron deficiency anemia, there is vitamin deficiency anemia.

2. deficiency

noun. ['dɪˈfɪʃənsi'] lack of an adequate quantity or number.

Synonyms

  • shortfall
  • meagerness
  • exiguity
  • inadequacy
  • deficit
  • meagreness
  • poorness
  • leanness
  • scantiness
  • insufficiency
  • scarcity
  • amount
  • scarceness
  • scantness
  • slenderness

Antonyms

  • sufficiency
  • abundance
  • satisfactoriness
  • lead

Etymology

  • -ency (English)
  • deficit (English)
  • déficit (French)

3. anemia

noun. ['əˈniːmiːə'] a deficiency of red blood cells.

Synonyms

  • aplastic anemia
  • favism
  • hypochromic anemia
  • sickle-cell disease
  • hypochromic anaemia
  • drepanocytic anemia
  • sickle-cell anemia
  • malignant anemia
  • blood disease
  • drepanocytic anaemia
  • aplastic anaemia
  • hypoplastic anemia
  • hyperchromic anaemia
  • Fanconi's anaemia
  • pernicious anemia
  • Fanconi's anemia
  • sickle-cell anaemia
  • hemolytic anemia
  • microcytic anaemia
  • hypoplastic anaemia
  • blood disorder
  • macrocytic anaemia
  • pernicious anaemia
  • refractory anemia
  • microcytic anemia
  • crescent-cell anemia
  • iron deficiency anemia
  • hyperchromic anemia
  • macrocytic anemia
  • haemolytic anaemia
  • iron deficiency anaemia
  • ischaemia
  • erythroblastosis fetalis
  • anaemia
  • crescent-cell anaemia
  • malignant anaemia
  • refractory anaemia
  • ischemia

Antonyms

  • hypervolemia
  • hypocalcemia
  • hyponatremia
  • hyperglycemia

4. Anemia

noun. genus of terrestrial or lithophytic ferns having pinnatifid fronds; chiefly of tropical America.

Synonyms

  • pine fern
  • genus Anemia
  • family Schizaeaceae
  • Schizaeaceae
  • fern genus

5. anemia

noun. ['əˈniːmiːə'] a lack of vitality.

Synonyms

  • anaemia

Antonyms

  • hypercalcemia
  • hypernatremia

6. iron

noun. ['ˈaɪɝn'] a heavy ductile magnetic metallic element; is silver-white in pure form but readily rusts; used in construction and tools and armament; plays a role in the transport of oxygen by the blood.

Synonyms

  • metallic element
  • gamma iron
  • ingot iron
  • structural iron
  • wrought iron
  • atomic number 26
  • galvanized iron
  • cast iron
  • alpha iron
  • iron ore
  • Fe
  • pig iron
  • delta iron
  • beta iron
  • steel
  • metal

Antonyms

  • unhealthy
  • weak
  • tasteless
  • refined

7. iron

noun. ['ˈaɪɝn'] a golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head.

Synonyms

  • club
  • long iron
  • mashie niblick
  • two iron
  • golf club
  • niblick
  • mashie
  • short iron
  • seven iron
  • putter
  • five iron
  • driving iron
  • midiron
  • one iron
  • wedge
  • putting iron
  • golf-club

Antonyms

  • nonmetallic
  • coldness
  • anestrus
  • unemotionality

8. iron

adjective. ['ˈaɪɝn'] extremely robust.

Synonyms

  • cast-iron

Antonyms

  • spread
  • divide

9. iron

verb. ['ˈaɪɝn'] press and smooth with a heated iron.

Synonyms

  • iron out
  • mangle
  • heat up
  • press

Antonyms

  • exempt
  • chill
  • ice
  • alter

10. iron

noun. ['ˈaɪɝn'] implement used to brand live stock.

Synonyms

  • branding iron

Antonyms

  • delay
  • decompression
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