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cardiology

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

Simple Definition of cardiology

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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cardiology

  1. :  the study of the heart and its action and diseases

cardiological play \-dē-ə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective
cardiologist play \-dē-ˈä-lə-jist\ noun

Examples of cardiology in a sentence

  1. a doctor who specializes in cardiology



Origin of cardiology

International Scientific Vocabulary


First Known Use: 1847


Medical Dictionary

cardiology

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noun car·di·ol·o·gy \ˌkärd-ē-ˈäl-ə-jē\

Medical Definition of cardiology

plural cardiologies

  1. :  the study of the heart and its action and diseases

cardiological \-ē-ə-ˈläj-i-kəl\play adjective
cardiologist \-ē-ˈäl-ə-jəst\play noun




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