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(English) Deficiency of oxygen; low levels of dissolved oxygen in water (~< 3 ppm) that are extremely stressful to most aquatic life. Stress applied to fish when measuring, e.g., oxygen consumption. (See also: hypercapnia, oxygen consumption)
(French) Manque d'oxygĂšne ; niveaux bas d'oxygĂšne dissous dans l'eau (~ < 3 ppm) ce qui est extrĂȘmement stressant pour la plupart des ĂȘtres aquatiques. Stress infligĂ© au poisson quand il est Ă©tudiĂ©, par exemple, pour connaĂźtre sa consommation d'oxygĂšne. (See also: hypercapnia, oxygen consumption)
(Portuguese) DeficiĂȘncia em oxigĂ©nio. Stress aplicado a um peixe quando se pretende medir, por ex., o consumo de oxigĂ©nio. (See also: hypercapnia, oxygen consumption)

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