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adjective cor·o·nary \ˈkȯr-ə-ˌner-ē, ˈkär-, -ˌne-rē\

Definition of coronary

  1. 1 :  of, relating to, resembling, or being a crown or coronal

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or being the coronary arteries or veins of the heart; broadly :  of or relating to the heart

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First Known Use of coronary

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noun cor·o·nary

Definition of coronary

plural

coronaries

Examples of coronary in a sentence

  1. I almost had a coronary when I heard the news.

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First Known Use of coronary

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CORONARY Defined for English Language Learners

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adjective cor·o·nary \ˈkȯr-ə-ˌner-ē, ˈkär-, -ˌne-rē\

Definition of coronary for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to the heart and especially to the vessels that supply blood to the heart


CORONARY Defined for Kids

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adjective cor·o·nary \ˈkȯr-ə-ˌner-ē\

Definition of coronary for Students

  1. :  of or relating to the heart or its blood vessels <a coronary artery>


Medical Dictionary

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adjective cor·o·nary \ˈkȯr-ə-ˌner-ē, ˈkär-\

Medical Definition of coronary

  1. 1:  resembling a crown or circlet :  encircling another part

  2. 2a:  of, relating to, affecting, or being the coronary arteries or veins of the heart <coronary sclerosis>; broadly :  of or relating to the heartb:  of, relating to, or affected with coronary artery disease <a coronary care unit> <a diet for the young coronary male>


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noun cor·o·nary

Medical Definition of coronary

plural

coronaries


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