Synonyms and Antonyms for pernicious-anemia

1. pernicious anemia (n.)

a chronic progressive anemia of older adults; thought to result from a lack of intrinsic factor (a substance secreted by the stomach that is responsible for the absorption of vitamin B12)


2. pernicious (adj.)

exceedingly harmful

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3. pernicious (adj.)

working or spreading in a hidden and usually injurious way

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5. Anemia (n.)

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


6. anemia (n.)

a lack of vitality

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