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epimyocardium

[ep-uh-mahy-uh-kahr-dee-uh m] /ˌɛp əˌmaɪ əˈkɑr di əm/
noun, plural epimyocardia
[ep-uh-mahy-uh-kahr-dee-uh] /ˌɛp əˌmaɪ əˈkɑr di ə/ (Show IPA).
Embryology
1.
the outer, mesodermal layer of the embryonic heart, which develops into the epicardium and the myocardium.
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epimyocardial, adjective
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