interpolated extrasystole

[ ĭn-tûrpə-lā′tĭd ]

n.

A ventricular contraction that occurs between two normal heartbeats.

Nearby words

  1. interpleader,
  2. interpleural space,
  3. interpol,
  4. interpolar,
  5. interpolate,
  6. interpolation,
  7. interpolator,
  8. interpose,
  9. interposition,
  10. interpret


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