stasis

Definitions

General Science

  • noun a state when there is no change, growth or movement

Medical

  • noun a stoppage or slowing in the flow of a liquid, such as blood in veins, or food in the intestine
  • suffix
    (written as -stasis)
    referring to stoppage in the flow of a liquid

Sports

  • noun a condition in which body fluids such as blood are prevented from flowing normally through their channels
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