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hypo

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
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hypohy‧po /ˈhaɪpəʊ $ -poʊ/ noun (plural hypos) [countable] informal  MHa hypodermic
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hypoI can tell when he is having a hypo because he gets disorientated and confused.We can describe what would happen in an elaboration of Cairns-Smith's description of his hypo experiment.Unfortunately you can't crystallize diamonds out of a solution by seeding them, as you can with hypo.
hypo-hypo- /haɪpəʊ, -pə $ -poʊ, -pə/ prefix technical LESSless than usual, especially too little hypothermia (=condition in which your body temperature is too low) a hypodermic injection (=given under the skin)
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