bisferious pulse

[ bĭs-fĕrē-əs, -fîr- ]

n.

An arterial pulse with two palpable peaks, with the second stronger than the first.

Nearby words

  1. biserially,
  2. biseriate,
  3. biserrate,
  4. bisexual,
  5. bisexuality,
  6. bish,
  7. bishkek,
  8. bisho,
  9. bishop,
  10. bishop auckland


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