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cardiomegaly

[kahr-dee-oh-meg-uh-lee]
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noun Pathology.
  1. abnormal enlargement of the heart.
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Also car·di·o·me·ga·li·a [kahr-dee-oh-muh-gey-lee-uh, -geyl-yuh] /ˌkɑr di oʊ məˈgeɪ li ə, -ˈgeɪl yə/.

Origin of cardiomegaly

cardio- + -megaly < New Latin megalia; see megalo-, -y3
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British Dictionary definitions for cardiomegalia

cardiomegaly

noun
  1. pathol another name for megalocardia
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cardiomegalia in Medicine

cardiomegaly

(kär′dē-ō-mĕgə-lē)
n.
  1. Enlargement of the heart.macrocardia megalocardia
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