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cardiology

noun car·di·ol·o·gy \ˌkär-dē-ˈä-lə-jē\

medical : the study of the heart and of diseases that affect the heart

Full Definition of CARDIOLOGY

:  the study of the heart and its action and diseases
car·di·o·log·i·cal \-dē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective
car·di·ol·o·gist \-dē-ˈä-lə-jist\ noun

Examples of CARDIOLOGY

  1. a doctor who specializes in cardiology

Origin of CARDIOLOGY

International Scientific Vocabulary
First Known Use: 1847

Other Medicine Terms

analgesia, angina, diabetes, hepatitis, homeopathy, logorrhea, palliate, pandemic

cardiology

noun car·di·ol·o·gy \ˌkärd-ē-ˈäl-ə-jē\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural car·di·ol·o·gies

Medical Definition of CARDIOLOGY

:  the study of the heart and its action and diseases
car·di·o·log·i·cal \-ē-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\ adjective
car·di·ol·o·gist \-ē-ˈäl-ə-jəst\ noun

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