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cardioprotective


cardioprotective

adj car·dio·pro·tec·tive \-prə-ˈtek-tiv\

Definition of CARDIOPROTECTIVE

:  serving to protect the heart <cardioprotective effects of ACE inhibitors> <a cardioprotective agent>
March 02, 2015
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Having a changeable luster or color
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