hypohydration


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hy·po·hy·dra·tion

(hī'pō-hī-drā'shŭn)
Decrease in body water content. New steady-state condition of decreased water content.

hypohydration

(hi?po-hi-dra'shun) [? + ?]
The provision of less than the normal amount of water to the body to meet its metabolic demands.
See: hyperhydration.; euhydration.; dehydration.
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Thermoregulatory and blood responses during exercise at graded hypohydration levels.
Post-exercise rehydration is difficult in situations where moderate to high levels of hypohydration have been incurred (i.
Moderate levels of hypohydration impairs bowling accuracy but not bowling velocity in skilled cricket players.
2009) and may represent a useful byproduct of pre-cooling in the heat in regard to slowing the development of hypohydration.