noun, plural car·di·ae [kahr-dee-ee] /ˈkɑr diˌi/, car·di·as. Anatomy.
- cardboard city,
- cardiac arrest,
- cardiac arrhythmia,
- cardiac asthma,
- cardiac catheter
Origin of cardia
Origin of -cardia
Examples from the Web for cardia
“They were probably trying to use the certificates to open a line of credit at the Vatican,” said Cardia.
Cardia said that “when we started questioning them their confidence faded rapidly.”
“There will be a trial for attempted fraud, but since the men were not arrested, I am assuming they fled Italy,” said Cardia.
On examining the œsophagus near the cardia, it was found of a dark colour in lines.
He compiled mostly, for this period, from a contemporary historian, Hieronymus of Cardia.A Manual of Ancient History|A. H. L. (Arnold Hermann Ludwig) Heeren
Cancerous stenosis of the cardia is to be distinguished from cicatricial stenosis in this situation.
Another Greek, Eumenes of Cardia, was chief secretary (ἀρχιγραμματεύς).
In the Chersonese then the Phenicians made themselves masters of all the other cities except the city of Cardia.The History Of Herodotus|Herodotus