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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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“Was” is used for the indicative past tense of “to be,” and “were” is only used for the subjunctive past tense.
Other words from catadicrotismcat′a•di•crot′ic (-krŏt′ĭk) adj.
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