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catadicrotism

[ kăt′ə-dīkrə-tĭz′əm ]
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n.
A condition of the pulse marked by two expansions of the artery following the main beat, producing two upward notches on the downstroke of the pulse tracing.
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Other words from catadicrotism

cat′a•di•crotic (-krŏtĭk) adj.
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