Definitions for diastolic-əˈstɒl ɪk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

di•as•to•ledaɪˈæs tlˌi, -tl i(n.)

  1. the normal rhythmical dilatation of the heart during which the chambers are filling with blood.

    Category: Physiology

    Ref: Compare systole (def. 1). 1

Origin of diastole:

1570–80; < LL diastolē < Gk diastolḗ a putting asunder

di`as•tol′ic-əˈstɒl ɪk(adj.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. diastolic(adj)

    of or relating to a diastole or happening during a diastole


  1. diastolic(Adjective)

    Pertaining to a diastole.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diastolic(adj)

    of or pertaining to diastole


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