he·​mo·​dy·​nam·​ics | \ ˌhē-mō-dī-ˈna-miks How to pronounce hemodynamics (audio) , -də- \

Definition of hemodynamics

1 : a branch of physiology that deals with the circulation of the blood
2 : the forces or mechanisms involved in circulation

First Known Use of hemodynamics

circa 1857, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Hemodynamics.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hemodynamics. Accessed 5 Dec. 2020.

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hemodynamics

noun plural but singular or plural in construction
he·​mo·​dy·​nam·​ics
variants: or chiefly British haemodynamics \ -​iks How to pronounce haemodynamics (audio) \

Medical Definition of hemodynamics

1 : a branch of physiology that deals with the circulation of the blood
2a : the forces or mechanisms involved in circulation (as of a particular body part) renal hemodynamics
b : hemodynamic effect (as of a drug)

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