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63 Nouns That Start With HYPO

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hypo a compound used as a fixing agent in photographic developing sodium thiosulfate, sodium thiosulphate
hypo a piston syringe that is fitted with a hypodermic needle for giving injections hypodermic, hypodermic syringe
hypoadrenalism a glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin hypoadrenocorticism, Addison's disease, Addison's syndrome
hypoadrenocorticism a glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin hypoadrenalism, Addison's disease, Addison's syndrome
hypobasidium special cell constituting the base of the basidium in various fungi especially of the order Tremellales -
hypobetalipoproteinemia a hereditary disorder characterized by low levels of beta-lipoproteins and lipids and cholesterol -
hypoblast the inner germ layer that develops into the lining of the digestive and respiratory systems endoblast, endoderm, entoblast, entoderm
hypocalcaemia abnormally low level of calcium in the blood; associated with hypoparathyroidism or kidney malfunction or vitamin D deficiency hypocalcemia
hypocalcemia abnormally low level of calcium in the blood; associated with hypoparathyroidism or kidney malfunction or vitamin D deficiency hypocalcaemia
hypocapnia a state in which the level of carbon dioxide in the blood is lower than normal; can result from deep or rapid breathing acapnia
hypocellularity the state of having abnormally few cells -
hypochlorite any salt or ester of hypochlorous acid -
hypochondria chronic and abnormal anxiety about imaginary symptoms and ailments hypochondriasis
hypochondriac a patient with imaginary symptoms and ailments -
hypochondriasis chronic and abnormal anxiety about imaginary symptoms and ailments hypochondria
hypochondrium the upper region of the abdomen just below the lowest ribs on either side of the epigastrium -
hypocorism a name of endearment (especially one using a diminutive suffix) pet name
hypocrisy an expression of agreement that is not supported by real conviction lip service
hypocrisy insincerity by virtue of pretending to have qualities or beliefs that you do not really have -
hypocrite a person who professes beliefs and opinions that he or she does not hold in order to conceal his or her real feelings or motives dissembler, dissimulator, phoney, phony, pretender
hypocycloid a line generated by a point on a circle that rolls around inside another circle -
hypodermic a piston syringe that is fitted with a hypodermic needle for giving injections hypo, hypodermic syringe
hypodermis layer of cells that secretes the chitinous cuticle in e.g. arthropods -
hypoesthesia impairment of tactile sensitivity; decrease of sensitivity hypesthesia
hypogammaglobulinemia an abnormally low concentration of gamma globulin in the blood and increased risk of infection -
hypoglossal supplies intrinsic muscles of the tongue and other tongue muscles nervus hypoglosus, hypoglossal nerve, twelfth cranial nerve
hypoglycaemia abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet hypoglycemia
hypoglycemia abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet hypoglycaemia
hypogonadism incompetence of the gonads (especially in the male with low testosterone); results in deficient development of secondary sex characteristics and (in prepubertal males) a body with long legs and a short trunk -
hypokalemia abnormally low level of potassium in the circulating blood leading to weakness and heart abnormalities; associated with adrenal tumors or starvation or taking diuretics -
hypolipoproteinemia any of various disorders of lipoprotein and cholesterol metabolism that result in low levels of lipoprotein and cholesterol in the circulating blood -
hyponatremia abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration -
hyponym a word that is more specific than a given word subordinate, subordinate word
hyponymy the semantic relation of being subordinate or belonging to a lower rank or class subordination
hypoparathyroidism inadequate secretion of parathyroid hormone resulting in abnormally low levels of calcium in the blood -
hypophysectomy surgical removal of the pituitary gland -
hypophysis the master gland of the endocrine system; located at the base of the brain pituitary, pituitary body, pituitary gland
hypopigmentation unusual lack of skin color -
hypoplasia underdevelopment of an organ because of a decrease in the number of cells -
hypopnea slow or shallow breathing -
hypoproteinemia abnormally low level of protein in the blood; can indicate inadequate diet or intestinal or renal disorders -
hyposmia lessened sensitivity to odors -
hypospadias an abnormal condition in males in which the urethra opens on the under surface of the penis -
hypostasis the suppression of a gene by the effect of an unrelated gene epistasis
hypostasis the accumulation of blood in an organ -
hypostasis any of the three persons of the Godhead constituting the Trinity especially the person of Christ in which divine and human natures are united hypostasis of Christ
hypostasis (metaphysics) essential nature or underlying reality -
hypostatisation regarding something abstract as a material thing reification, hypostatization
hypostatization regarding something abstract as a material thing reification, hypostatisation
hypotension abnormally low blood pressure -
hypotensive a person who has abnormally low blood pressure -
hypotenuse the side of a right triangle opposite the right angle -
hypothalamus a basal part of the diencephalon governing autonomic nervous system -
hypothermia subnormal body temperature -
hypothesis a proposal intended to explain certain facts or observations -
hypothesis a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena possibility, theory
hypothesis a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence guess, speculation, supposition, conjecture, surmisal, surmise
hypothetical a hypothetical possibility, circumstance, statement, proposal, situation, etc. -
hypothrombinemia a low level of prothrombin (factor II) in the circulating blood; results in long clotting time and poor clot formation and sometimes excessive bleeding; can result from vitamin K deficiency -
hypothyroidism an underactive thyroid gland; a glandular disorder resulting from insufficient production of thyroid hormones -
hypotonia (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypotonic hypotonicity, hypotonus
hypotonicity (of a solution) the extent to which a solution has a lower osmotic pressure than some other -
hypotonicity (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypotonic hypotonia, hypotonus
hypotonus (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypotonic hypotonia, hypotonicity
hypotyposis vivid picturesque description. -
hypovitaminosis any of several diseases caused by deficiency of one or more vitamins avitaminosis
hypovolaemia a blood disorder consisting of a decrease in the volume of circulating blood hypovolemia
hypovolemia a blood disorder consisting of a decrease in the volume of circulating blood hypovolaemia
hypoxia oxygen deficiency causing a very strong drive to correct the deficiency -
hypozeugma use of a series of subjects with a single predicate -
hypozeuxis use of a series of parallel clauses (as in `I came, I saw, I conquered') -