What does cardiac mean?

Definitions for cardiac
ˈkɑr diˌækcar·diac

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cardiac(adj)

    of or relating to the heart

    "cardiac arrest"

Wiktionary

  1. cardiac(Adjective)

    Pertaining to the heart.

    Etymology: From καρδιακός, from καρδία. Distantly related to English courage, which is from Latin, but of same Proto-Indo-European root.

  2. cardiac(Adjective)

    Pertaining to the cardia.

    Etymology: From καρδιακός, from καρδία. Distantly related to English courage, which is from Latin, but of same Proto-Indo-European root.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cardiac(adj)

    pertaining to, resembling, or hear the heart; as, the cardiac arteries; the cardiac, or left, end of the stomach

    Etymology: [L. cardiacus, Gr. , fr. heart: cf. F. cardiaque.]

  2. Cardiac(adj)

    exciting action in the heart, through the medium of the stomach; cordial; stimulant

    Etymology: [L. cardiacus, Gr. , fr. heart: cf. F. cardiaque.]

  3. Cardiac(noun)

    a medicine which excites action in the stomach; a cardial

    Etymology: [L. cardiacus, Gr. , fr. heart: cf. F. cardiaque.]

Freebase

  1. Cardiac

    Cardiac is a fictional character comic book vigilante hero appearing in publications from Marvel Comics. Created by writer David Michelinie and penciller Erik Larsen, he first appeared in The Amazing Spider-Man #342.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cardiac

    kär′di-ak, adj. belonging to the heart: cordial, reviving—also Cardiac′al.—ns. Car′diac, a disease of the heart: a cordial; Car′dialgy, Cardial′gia, an uneasy sensation or burning pain at the upper orifice of the stomach, apparently at the heart—hence called heartburn; Car′diograph, an apparatus for recording by a tracing—Car′diogram—the movements of the heart; Car′dioid, a geometrical curve, so called from its heart-like form; Cardīt′is, inflammation of the heart. [L.—Gr. kardiakoskardia, the heart.]

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How to say cardiac in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cardiac in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cardiac in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of cardiac in a Sentence

  1. Len Horovitz:

    We’re not just talking about asthma, we’re talking about cardiac issues as well.

  2. Erin Michos:

    We know that cardiac damage is a marker for more mortality, this study clearly showed that even after you account for age and pre-existing cardiovascular disease, there was a still four-fold increased risk of dying. That's really important.

  3. David Wilcox:

    Those markets need to continue functioning in order for the real economy not to go into the equivalent of cardiac arrest.

  4. John Crowley:

    What the enzyme is designed to do is to replace the enzyme that's missing or defective in people with Pompe, it's designed to get to muscle cells, including the heart, which is a cardiac muscle, to get to the diaphragm, which is involved of course in breathing, and restore muscle function as best as it can.

  5. Erin Michos:

    We are really seeing different cardiac involvement.

Images & Illustrations of cardiac

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