sinus pause

n.

A spontaneous interruption in the regular sinus rhythm lasting for a period that is not an exact multiple of the sinus cycle.

Nearby words

  1. sinus meridianii,
  2. sinus node,
  3. sinus of dura mater,
  4. sinus of valsalva,
  5. sinus of vena cava,
  6. sinus rhythm,
  7. sinus sabaeus,
  8. sinusitis,
  9. sinusoid,
  10. sinusoidal


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