Wiktionary:Word of the day/2024/April 4

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Word of the day
for April 4
anoxia n
  1. (ecology, pathology) A condition in which a body tissue or an environment is severely or totally deprived of oxygen; severe hypoxia.

World Health Day, which is recognized by the United Nations to draw attention to global health issues, is on 7 April. It marks the founding of the World Health Organization on that day in 1948.

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