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plethora

 [pleth´o-rah]
1. an excess of blood in a part.
2. by extension, a red florid complexion. adj., adj pletho´ric.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

pleth·o·ra

(pleth'ŏ-ră), Avoid the mispronunciation plethor'a.
1. Synonym(s): hypervolemia
2. An excess of any of the body fluids.
[G. plēthōrē, fullness, fr. plēthō, to become full]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

plethora

(plĕth′ər-ə)
n.
An excess of blood in the circulatory system or in one organ or area.
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pleth·o·ra

(pleth'ŏr-ă)
1. Synonym(s): hypervolemia.
2. An excess of any of the body fluids.
Synonym(s): repletion (2) .
[G. plēthōrē, fullness, fr. plēthō, to become full]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

pleth·o·ra

(pleth'ŏr-ă)
1. Synonym(s): hypervolemia.
2. An excess of any of the body fluids.
Synonym(s): repletion (2) .
[G. plēthōrē, fullness, fr. plēthō, to become full]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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