- anaemia (n.)
- 1824, from French medical term (1761), Modern Latin, from Greek anaimia "lack of blood," from anaimos "bloodless," from an- "without" (see an- (1)) + haima "blood" (see -emia).
- 1. She suffered from anaemia and even required blood transfusions.
- 2. Symptoms of anaemia include weakness, fatigue and iron deficiency.
- 3. I was put on iron tablets for my anaemia.
- 4. The doctor analysed the blood sample for anaemia.
- 5. Sickle-cell anaemia is passed on through a recessive gene.
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