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asiderosis (s) (noun), asideroses (pl)
An abnormal lack of a mineral reserve that is essential for proteins that stimulate chemical reactions and for the formation of red blood cells of the body: The patient's anemia, or decreased amount of red corpuscles in the blood, was caused by asiderosis and she needed to eat foods rich in iron to overcome her condition.
This entry is located in the following units: a-, an- (page 18) -osis, -sis, -sia, -sy, -se (page 7) sidero-, sider- (iron) (page 1)