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cardia

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noun car·dia \ˈkärd-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of cardia

plural car·di·ae \-ē-ˌē\play or cardias

  1. 1:  the opening of the esophagus into the stomach

  2. 2:  the part of the stomach adjoining the cardia




-cardia

noun combining form -car·dia \ˈkärd-ē-ə\

Medical Definition of -cardia

  1. :  heart action or location (of a specified type) <dextrocardia> <tachycardia>




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