Definition of Hyperbaric

1. Adjective. Of, relating to, or utilizing greater than normal pressure (as of oxygen). ¹



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Definition of Hyperbaric

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Hyperbaric

1. Characterised by greater than normal pressure or weight, applied to gases under greater than atmospheric pressure, as hyperbaric oxygen or to a solution of greater specific gravity than another taken as a standard of reference. Origin: Gr. Baros = weight (04 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Hyperbaric

hyperargininaemia
hyperarid
hyperarithmetic
hyperarithmetical
hyperarousal
hyperarousals
hyperaroused
hyperarticulate
hyperaspist
hyperaspists
hyperathletic
hyperauthentic
hyperaware
hyperawareness
hyperbaric (current term)
hyperbaric anaesthesia
hyperbaric chamber
hyperbaric medicine
hyperbaric oxygen
hyperbaric oxygen chamber
hyperbaric oxygen therapy
hyperbaric oxygenation
hyperbaric spinal anaesthesia
hyperbarically
hyperbarism
hyperbasic aminoaciduria
hyperbata

Literary usage of Hyperbaric

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1. The U. S. Coal Industry, 1970-1990: Two Decades of ChangeTechno (1992)
"7.4 hyperbaric PHYSICIANS A hyperbaric physician is a medical doctor with special training in the treatment of medical problems related to diving and/or ..."

2. Treatment Of Pressure Ulcers: Clinical Practice Guideline by Nancy Bergstrom (1997)
"The therapies considered by the panel included electrical stimulation; hyperbaric oxygen; infrared, ultraviolet, and low-energy laser irradiation; ..."

3. Directory of Federal Laboratory and Technology Resources: A Guide to (1993)
"It houses four hyperbaric chambers and two separate computer data acquisition systems capable of unmanned testing to simulated ocean depths of 3375 feet. ..."

4. Best Dives of the Caribbean by Joyce Huber (2006)
"There are two hyperbaric chambers staffed with hyperbaric-certified physicians waiting to respond to the medical needs of divers. ..."

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