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diplocardiac

[dip-luh-kahr-dee-ak] /ˌdɪp ləˈkɑr diˌæk/
adjective, Zoology.
1.
having the right and left sides of the heart somewhat or completely divided, as in birds and mammals.
Origin of diplocardiac
1850-1855
First recorded in 1850-55; diplo- + cardiac
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diplocardiac

/ˌdɪpləʊˈkɑːdɪˌæk/
adjective
1.
(of birds and mammals) having a four-chambered heart, which enables two separate circulations and prevents mixing of the arterial and venous blood
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