Word:   
Near rhymes   Synonyms / Related   [Definitions]  

Definitions of gas embolism:
  • noun:   obstruction of the circulatory system caused by an air bubble as, e.g., accidentally during surgery or hypodermic injection or as a complication from scuba diving
  • noun:   pain resulting from rapid change in pressure

Related words...
(New!) Usage examples...

Search for gas embolism at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

Help  Advanced  Feedback  Android  iPhone/iPad  API  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2018 Datamuse