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90 Words That Start With HYPO

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hypo (noun) a compound used as a fixing agent in photographic developing Synonyms: sodium thiosulfate, sodium thiosulphate
(noun) a piston syringe that is fitted with a hypodermic needle for giving injections Synonyms: hypodermic, hypodermic syringe
hypoactive (adjective) abnormally inactive Synonyms: underactive
hypoadrenalism (noun) a glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin Synonyms: hypoadrenocorticism, Addison's disease, Addison's syndrome
hypoadrenocorticism (noun) a glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin Synonyms: hypoadrenalism, Addison's disease, Addison's syndrome
hypobasidium (noun) special cell constituting the base of the basidium in various fungi especially of the order Tremellales
hypobetalipoproteinemia (noun) a hereditary disorder characterized by low levels of beta-lipoproteins and lipids and cholesterol
hypoblast (noun) the inner germ layer that develops into the lining of the digestive and respiratory systems Synonyms: endoblast, endoderm, entoblast, entoderm
hypocalcaemia (noun) abnormally low level of calcium in the blood; associated with hypoparathyroidism or kidney malfunction or vitamin D deficiency Synonyms: hypocalcemia
hypocalcemia (noun) abnormally low level of calcium in the blood; associated with hypoparathyroidism or kidney malfunction or vitamin D deficiency Synonyms: hypocalcaemia
hypocapnia (noun) a state in which the level of carbon dioxide in the blood is lower than normal; can result from deep or rapid breathing Synonyms: acapnia
hypocellularity (noun) the state of having abnormally few cells
hypochlorite (noun) any salt or ester of hypochlorous acid
hypochondria (noun) chronic and abnormal anxiety about imaginary symptoms and ailments Synonyms: hypochondriasis
hypochondriac (adjective) suffering from hypochondria Synonyms: hypochondriacal
(noun) a patient with imaginary symptoms and ailments
hypochondriacal (adjective) suffering from hypochondria Synonyms: hypochondriac
hypochondriasis (noun) chronic and abnormal anxiety about imaginary symptoms and ailments Synonyms: hypochondria
hypochondrium (noun) the upper region of the abdomen just below the lowest ribs on either side of the epigastrium
hypocorism (noun) a name of endearment (especially one using a diminutive suffix) Synonyms: pet name
hypocrisy (noun) an expression of agreement that is not supported by real conviction Synonyms: lip service
(noun) insincerity by virtue of pretending to have qualities or beliefs that you do not really have
hypocrite (noun) 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 Synonyms: dissembler, dissimulator, phoney, phony, pretender
hypocritical (adjective) professing feelings or virtues one does not have
hypocritically (adverb) in a hypocritical manner
hypocycloid (noun) a line generated by a point on a circle that rolls around inside another circle
hypodermal (adjective) of or relating to the hypodermis
hypodermic (noun) a piston syringe that is fitted with a hypodermic needle for giving injections Synonyms: hypo, hypodermic syringe
(adjective) relating to or located below the epidermis Synonyms: subcutaneous
hypodermis (noun) layer of cells that secretes the chitinous cuticle in e.g. arthropods
hypoesthesia (noun) impairment of tactile sensitivity; decrease of sensitivity Synonyms: hypesthesia
hypogammaglobulinemia (noun) an abnormally low concentration of gamma globulin in the blood and increased risk of infection
hypoglossal (noun) supplies intrinsic muscles of the tongue and other tongue muscles Synonyms: nervus hypoglosus, hypoglossal nerve, twelfth cranial nerve
hypoglycaemia (noun) abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet Synonyms: hypoglycemia
hypoglycaemic (adjective) of or relating to hypoglycemia Synonyms: hypoglycemic
hypoglycemia (noun) abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet Synonyms: hypoglycaemia
hypoglycemic (adjective) of or relating to hypoglycemia Synonyms: hypoglycaemic
hypognathous (adjective) having a projecting lower jaw Synonyms: prognathic, prognathous
hypogonadism (noun) 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 (noun) 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 (noun) any of various disorders of lipoprotein and cholesterol metabolism that result in low levels of lipoprotein and cholesterol in the circulating blood
hyponatremia (noun) abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration
hyponym (noun) a word that is more specific than a given word Synonyms: subordinate, subordinate word
hyponymy (noun) the semantic relation of being subordinate or belonging to a lower rank or class Synonyms: subordination
hypoparathyroidism (noun) inadequate secretion of parathyroid hormone resulting in abnormally low levels of calcium in the blood
hypophyseal (adjective) of or relating to the hypophysis Synonyms: hypophysial
hypophysectomise (verb) remove the pituitary glands Synonyms: hypophysectomize
hypophysectomised (adjective) having the pituitary gland removed by surgery Synonyms: hypophysectomized
hypophysectomize (verb) remove the pituitary glands Synonyms: hypophysectomise
hypophysectomized (adjective) having the pituitary gland removed by surgery Synonyms: hypophysectomised
hypophysectomy (noun) surgical removal of the pituitary gland
hypophysial (adjective) of or relating to the hypophysis Synonyms: hypophyseal
hypophysis (noun) the master gland of the endocrine system; located at the base of the brain Synonyms: pituitary, pituitary body, pituitary gland
hypopigmentation (noun) unusual lack of skin color
hypoplasia (noun) underdevelopment of an organ because of a decrease in the number of cells
hypopnea (noun) slow or shallow breathing
hypoproteinemia (noun) abnormally low level of protein in the blood; can indicate inadequate diet or intestinal or renal disorders
hyposmia (noun) lessened sensitivity to odors
hypospadias (noun) an abnormal condition in males in which the urethra opens on the under surface of the penis
hypostasis (noun) the suppression of a gene by the effect of an unrelated gene Synonyms: epistasis
(noun) the accumulation of blood in an organ
(noun) any of the three persons of the Godhead constituting the Trinity especially the person of Christ in which divine and human natures are united Synonyms: hypostasis of Christ
(noun) (metaphysics) essential nature or underlying reality
hypostatisation (noun) regarding something abstract as a material thing Synonyms: reification, hypostatization
hypostatise (verb) construe as a real existence, of a conceptual entity Synonyms: hypostatize
hypostatization (noun) regarding something abstract as a material thing Synonyms: reification, hypostatisation
hypostatize (verb) construe as a real existence, of a conceptual entity Synonyms: hypostatise
hypotension (noun) abnormally low blood pressure
hypotensive (adjective) having abnormally low blood pressure
(noun) a person who has abnormally low blood pressure
hypotenuse (noun) the side of a right triangle opposite the right angle
hypothalamic (adjective) of or relating to the hypothalamus
hypothalamically (adverb) with respect to the hypothalamus
hypothalamus (noun) a basal part of the diencephalon governing autonomic nervous system
hypothecate (verb) pledge without delivery or title of possession
(verb) to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds Synonyms: hypothesise, hypothesize, speculate, suppose, conjecture, theorise, theorize
hypothermia (noun) subnormal body temperature
hypothermic (adjective) of or relating to or affected by hypothermia
hypothesis (noun) a proposal intended to explain certain facts or observations
(noun) a tentative insight into the natural world; a concept that is not yet verified but that if true would explain certain facts or phenomena Synonyms: possibility, theory
(noun) a message expressing an opinion based on incomplete evidence Synonyms: guess, speculation, supposition, conjecture, surmisal, surmise
hypothesise (verb) to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds Synonyms: hypothecate, hypothesize, speculate, suppose, conjecture, theorise, theorize
hypothesize (verb) to believe especially on uncertain or tentative grounds Synonyms: hypothecate, hypothesise, speculate, suppose, conjecture, theorise, theorize
hypothetic (adjective) based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence Synonyms: hypothetical, divinatory, supposed, suppositional, suppositious, supposititious, conjectural
hypothetical (noun) a hypothetical possibility, circumstance, statement, proposal, situation, etc.
(adjective) based primarily on surmise rather than adequate evidence Synonyms: hypothetic, divinatory, supposed, suppositional, suppositious, supposititious, conjectural
hypothetically (adverb) by hypothesis
hypothrombinemia (noun) 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 (noun) an underactive thyroid gland; a glandular disorder resulting from insufficient production of thyroid hormones
hypotonia (noun) (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypotonic Synonyms: hypotonicity, hypotonus
hypotonic (adjective) (of living tissue) lacking normal tone or tension
(adjective) (of a solution) having a lower osmotic pressure than a comparison solution
hypotonicity (noun) (of a solution) the extent to which a solution has a lower osmotic pressure than some other
(noun) (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypotonic Synonyms: hypotonia, hypotonus
hypotonus (noun) (of muscular tissue) the state of being hypotonic Synonyms: hypotonia, hypotonicity
hypotyposis (noun) vivid picturesque description.
hypovitaminosis (noun) any of several diseases caused by deficiency of one or more vitamins Synonyms: avitaminosis
hypovolaemia (noun) a blood disorder consisting of a decrease in the volume of circulating blood Synonyms: hypovolemia
hypovolaemic (adjective) of or relating to a decrease in the volume of circulating blood Synonyms: hypovolemic
hypovolemia (noun) a blood disorder consisting of a decrease in the volume of circulating blood Synonyms: hypovolaemia
hypovolemic (adjective) of or relating to a decrease in the volume of circulating blood Synonyms: hypovolaemic
hypoxia (noun) oxygen deficiency causing a very strong drive to correct the deficiency
hypozeugma (noun) use of a series of subjects with a single predicate
hypozeuxis (noun) use of a series of parallel clauses (as in `I came, I saw, I conquered')

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