[ per-i-kahr-dee-uh l ]
/ ˌpɛr ɪˈkɑr di əl /
of or relating to the pericardium.
Related formspost·per·i·car·di·al, adjectivesub·per·i·car·di·ac, adjectivesub·per·i·car·di·al, adjective
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Examples from the Web for pericardiac
The oesophageal, bronchial and pericardiac branches are sufficiently described by their names.
Medicine definitions for pericardiac
[ pĕr′ĭ-kär′dē-ăk′ ]
Surrounding or adjacent to the heart.
Of or relating to the pericardium.
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