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infarction

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infarction

noun in·farc·tion \in-ˈfärk-shən\

Definition of INFARCTION

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:  the process of forming an infarct <severe stress sometime between the 5th and 20th days after infarctionJournal of the American Medical Association>
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:  infarct <developed a full-blown infarction—W. A. Nolen>
February 27, 2015
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