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cardiomegaly

[ kahr-dee-oh-meg-uh-lee ]
/ 藢k蓱r di o蕣藞m蓻g 蓹 li /
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noun Pathology.
abnormal enlargement of the heart.
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Origin of cardiomegaly

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

cardiomegaly
/ (藢k蓱藧d瑟蓹蕣藞m蓻伞蓹l瑟) /

noun
pathol another name for megalocardia
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for cardiomegaly

cardiomegaly
[ k盲r鈥瞕膿-艒-m臅g蓹-l膿 ]

n.
Enlargement of the heart.macrocardia megalocardia
The American Heritage庐 Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright 漏 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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