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bradycardia

[brad-i-kahr-dee-uh] /ˌbræd ɪˈkɑr di ə/
noun, Medicine/Medical
1.
a slow heartbeat rate, usually less than 60 beats per minute.
Origin of bradycardia
1885-1890
1885-90; brady- + -cardia
Related forms
bradycardic, adjective
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bradycardia

/ˌbrædɪˈkɑːdɪə/
noun
1.
(pathol) an abnormally low rate of heartbeat Compare tachycardia
Derived Forms
bradycardiac (ˌbrædɪˈkɑːdɪˌæk) adjective
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bradycardia in Medicine

bradycardia brad·y·car·di·a (brād'ĭ-kär'dē-ə)
n.
A slowness of the heartbeat, usually under 60 beats per minute in adults. Also called brachycardia.


brad'y·car'dic (-dĭk) or brad'y·car'di·ac' (-dē-āk') adj.
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