[ bahy-jem-uh-nee ]
/ baɪˈdʒɛm ə ni /
the occurrence of premature atrial or ventricular heartbeats in pairs.
Origin of bigeminy
Related formsbi·gem·i·nal, adjective
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Medicine definitions for bigeminal (1 of 2)
[ bī-jĕm′ə-nəl ]
Occurring in pairs; doubled or twinned.
Medicine definitions for bigeminal (2 of 2)
[ bī-jĕm′ə-nē ]
An association in pairs.
A bigeminal pulse.
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