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acardia

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noun acar·dia \(ˈ)ā-ˈkär-dē-ə\

Medical Definition of acardia

  1. :  congenital absence of the heart Certain anomalies, such as conjoined twins or acardia, are unique to multiple pregnancies.—David A. Paul, in Neonatology, 2009


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