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hemodynamics

[hee-moh-dahy-nam-iks, hem-oh-] /ˌhi moʊ daɪˈnæm ɪks, ˌhɛm oʊ-/
noun, (used with a singular verb)
1.
the branch of physiology dealing with the forces involved in the circulation of the blood.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60; hemo- + dynamics
Related forms
hemodynamic, adjective
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hemodynamic in Medicine

hemodynamics he·mo·dy·nam·ics (hē'mə-dī-nām'ĭks)
n.
The study of the forces involved in the circulation of blood.


he'·mo·dy·nam'·ic adj.
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