Definition of anoxic in English:

anoxic

adjective

technical
  • See anoxia

    • ‘Both anoxic and control samples were kept at room temperature in the dark.’
    • ‘He assumes that anoxic damage to the brain obliterates all consciousness.’
    • ‘The aim here is also to determine if the root tip removal before submergence would lead to superior anoxic tolerance.’
    • ‘He allegedly was over sedated and consequently suffered cardiopulmonary arrest with an ensuing irreversible anoxic brain injury.’
    • ‘It was determined that the patient had suffered severe anoxic brain damage as a result of the cardiac arrest.’

Pronunciation

anoxic

/əˈnɒksɪk/