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vectorcardiography

[vek-ter-kahr-dee-og-ruh-fee] /ˌvɛk tərˌkɑr diˈɒg rə fi/
noun
1.
a method of determining the direction and magnitude of the electrical forces of the heart.
Origin
vector + cardiography
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vectorcardiographic
[vek-ter-kahr-dee-uh-graf-ik] /ˌvɛk tərˌkɑr di əˈgræf ɪk/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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vectorcardiographic in Medicine

vectorcardiography vec·tor·car·di·og·ra·phy (věk'tər-kär'dē-ŏg'rə-fē)
n.

  1. Electrocardiography in which the heart's activation currents are represented by vector loops.

  2. The study and interpretation of vectorcardiograms.

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