allorhythmia

[ăl′ō-rĭðmē-ə]

n.

An irregularity in the rhythm of the heartbeat or pulse that recurs in a regular fashion.

Nearby words

  1. alloplasty,
  2. alloploidy,
  3. allopolyploid,
  4. allopsychic,
  5. allopurinol,
  6. allosaur,
  7. allosaurus,
  8. allosome,
  9. allosteric,
  10. allosteric site

Related formsal′lo•rhythmic (-mĭk) adj.


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