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dehydration (animal physiology)
Subject Category
H Health and Pathology
Definition
A physiological disturbance caused by reduction in body fluids of any kind. Although, it strictly means lack of body water but should be used more colloquially to mean salt and water depletion in an animal body.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/32026.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/32026
Broader Term
metabolic diseases
Related Term
euhydration
water deprivation
Spanish
deshidratación (fisiología animal)
Term Number
32026