Etymology
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anaemia (n.)

"deficiency of blood in a living body," 1824, a medical term from French (1761), from Latinized form of Greek anaimia "lack of blood," from anaimos "bloodless," from an- "without" (see an- (1)) + haima "blood" (see -emia).

updated on January 07, 2017

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Definitions of anaemia from WordNet

anaemia (n.)
a lack of vitality;
Synonyms: anemia
anaemia (n.)
a deficiency of red blood cells;
Synonyms: anemia
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