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from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Same as cyanosis.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Med.) A disease in which the body is colored blue in its surface, arising usually from a malformation of the heart, which causes an imperfect arterialization of the blood; blue jaundice.

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  • noun medicine A disease in which the surface of the body turns blue, usually arising from a malformation of the heart, which causes an imperfect arterialization of the blood.

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