bradycardia

[brad-i-kahr-dee-uh]

Origin of bradycardia

First recorded in 1885–90; brady- + -cardia
Related formsbrad·y·car·dic, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for bradycardia

bradycardia

noun
  1. pathol an abnormally low rate of heartbeatCompare tachycardia
Derived Formsbradycardiac (ˌbrædɪˈkɑːdɪˌæk), adjective
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bradycardia in Medicine

bradycardia

[brăd′ĭ-kärdē-ə]
n.
  1. A slowness of the heartbeat, usually under 60 beats per minute in adults.brachycardia
Related formsbrad′y•cardic (-dĭk) null adj.
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