congestive heart failure

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Origin of congestive heart failure

First recorded in 1930–35
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Related Words for congestive heart failure

angina, tachycardia, asystole, coronary

congestive heart failure in Medicine

congestive heart failure

n.
  1. heart failure
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congestive heart failure in Science

congestive heart failure

[kən-jĕstĭv]
  1. See heart failure.
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