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irritable heart

noun, Pathology
Origin of irritable heart
1860-1865
1860-65
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  • Three-fourths of the shyness one sees in the world is the result of an irritable heart.

    Marion Darche F. Marion Crawford
irritable heart in Medicine

irritable heart n.
See neurocirculatory asthenia.

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