What does cardiac mean?

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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.]

Entomology

  1. Cardiac

    belonging or relating to the heart.

How to pronounce cardiac?

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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. Laxmi Mehta:

    We know rates of heart attacks in young women are lower than in young men, the death rates may be higher in women due to underuse of guideline-derived medical therapies and lower referral rates to cardiac rehab in women.

  2. Brooks Gump:

    Even though they're not dying from that cardiac injury, something about that biomarker is providing some prognostic value beyond other risk factors that were controlled, so it could still be important in terms of identifying high-risk patients that enter the hospital with Covid-19.

  3. Ning Feng:

    Taken together, these findings show that any abnormality in the way BDNF communicates with its receptor and its associated intracardiac signaling appears to unlock a cascade of chemical glitches that eventually leads to poor cardiac function.

  4. Mark Carney:

    A person can have the most beautiful lipid panel but they can have an elevated Lp-PLA2 which puts them at a very high risk for having a cardiac event.

  5. Len Horovitz:

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

Images & Illustrations of cardiac

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