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bradycardia (ˌbrædɪˈkɑrdiə Pronunciation for )

Definitions

noun

  1. abnormally slow heartbeat: below 60 beats per minute for an adult

Word Origin

< brady- + Gr kardia, , heart

Example Sentences Including 'bradycardia'

bradycardia a slow heart beat characterized by a pulse rate under 60 beats per minute.
Byer, Curtis O. &amp; Shainberg, Louis W. (contributor) Living well: Health in your Hands (1995)

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