stroke volume

noun

Medical Definition of stroke volume

: the volume of blood pumped from a ventricle of the heart in one beat

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“Stroke volume.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/stroke%20volume. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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