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extracorporeal

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adjective ex·tra·cor·po·re·al \-kȯr-ˈpȯr-ē-əl\

Definition of extracorporeal

  1. :  occurring or based outside the living body <the heart-lung machine maintains extracorporeal circulation during heart surgery>

ex·tra·cor·po·re·al·ly play \-ē-ə-lē\ adverb


1865

First Known Use of extracorporeal

1865


Medical Dictionary

extracorporeal

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adjective ex·tra·cor·po·re·al \-kȯr-ˈpōr-ē-əl, -ˈpȯr-\

Medical Definition of extracorporeal

  1. :  occurring or based outside the living body <heart surgery employing extracorporeal circulation>

  2. ex·tra·cor·po·re·al·ly \-ē-ə-lē\play adverb




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