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vis a tergo

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noun vis a ter·go \ˌvis-ə-ˈtər-(ˌ)gō\

Medical Definition of vis a tergo

plural

vires a tergo

\ˌvī-rēz-\play
  1. :  a force acting from behind the vis a tergo imparted by the heart and transmitted through the arteries—Science


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