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-cardium


a combining form occurring in compounds that denote tissue or organs associated with the heart, as specified by the initial element: myocardium; pericardium.

Nearby words

-burger, -cade, -caine, -cam, -cardia, -cardium, -carp, -carpic, -carpous, -ce, -cele

Origin of -cardium

probably generalized from pericardium
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