bradycardia

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noun bra·dy·car·dia \ˌbrā-di-ˈkär-dē-ə also ˌbra-\

Definition of bradycardia

  1. :  relatively slow heart action — compare tachycardia

Origin and Etymology of bradycardia

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1890


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bradycardia

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noun bra·dy·car·dia \ˌbrād-i-ˈkärd-ē-ə also ˌbrad-\

Medical Definition of bradycardia

  1. :  relatively slow heart action whether physiological or pathological—compare tachycardia


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