hypomagnesaemia

/ˌhaɪpoʊmægnəˈsimiə/ (say .huypohmagnuh'seemeeuh)

noun
deficiency of magnesium in the blood of cattle constituting a prime factor in grass tetany or milk fever.
Also, US, hypomagnesemia. {New Latin}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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