endocardial

[ en-doh-kahr-dee-uh l ]
/ ˌɛn doʊˈkɑr di əl /
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adjective Anatomy.

situated within the heart; intracardiac.
Also en·do·car·di·ac [en-doh-kahr-dee-ak] /ˌɛn doʊˈkɑr diˌæk/. of or relating to the endocardium.

Nearby words

  1. endoappendicitis,
  2. endoarteritis,
  3. endobiotic,
  4. endoblast,
  5. endobronchial tube,
  6. endocardial cushion,
  7. endocardial fibroelastosis,
  8. endocarditis,
  9. endocardium,
  10. endocarp

Origin of endocardial

1840–50; endo- + Greek kardí(a) heart + -al1; or endocardi(um) + -al1

Related formssub·en·do·car·di·al, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for endocardial

endocardial

endocardiac

/ (ˌɛndəʊˈkɑːdɪəl) /

adjective

of or relating to the endocardium
within the heart
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