armored heart

[ ärmərd ]

n.

A heart condition characterized by calcareous deposits in the pericardium.

Nearby words

  1. armor-plating,
  2. armorbearer,
  3. armored,
  4. armored cable,
  5. armored car,
  6. armored personnel carrier,
  7. armored rope,
  8. armored scale,
  9. armorer,
  10. armorial


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