myocardium

noun myo·car·di·um \ ˌmī-ə-ˈkär-dē-əm \

Definition of myocardium

: the middle muscular layer of the heart wall

myocardial

play \-dē-əl\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of myocardium

New Latin, from my- + Greek kardia heart — more at heart


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myocardium

noun myo·car·di·um \ ˌmī-ə-ˈkärd-ē-əm \

medical Definition of myocardium

plural -dia play \-ē-ə\
: the middle muscular layer of the heart wall

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