hyperacidity


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hyperacidity

 [hi″per-ah-sid´ĭ-te]
excessive acidity.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

hy·per·a·cid·i·ty

(hī'pĕr-a-sid'i-tē),
An abnormally high degree of acidity, as of the gastric juice.
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hy·per·a·cid·i·ty

(hī'pĕr-ă-sid'i-tē)
An abnormally high degree of acidity, as of the gastric juice.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

hyperacidity

1. The secretion of more than the normal amount of acid in the stomach.
2. Any condition featuring a higher than normal degree of acidity or quantity of acid.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

hy·per·a·cid·i·ty

(hī'pĕr-ă-sid'i-tē)
Abnormally high degree of acidity, as in gastric juices.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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