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noun in·farc·tion \in-ˈfärk-shən\

Medical Definition of infarction

  1. 1:  the process of forming an infarct <severe stress sometime between the 5th and 20th days after infarctionJournal of the American Medical Association>

  2. 2:  infarct <developed a full-blown infarction—W. A. Nolen>

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