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ˌmaɪ əˈkɑr di əm; -di əmy·ocardi·um

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. myocardiumnoun

    the middle muscular layer of the heart wall


  1. myocardiumnoun

    The middle of the three layers forming the wall of the heart.

    Etymology: from μῦς + καρδία.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Myocardiumnoun

    the main substance of the muscular wall of the heart inclosed between the epicardium and endocardium

    Etymology: [NL., fr. Gr. , , muscle + heart.]

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Myocardium

    The muscle tissue of the HEART. It is composed of striated, involuntary muscle cells (MYOCYTES, CARDIAC) connected to form the contractile pump to generate blood flow.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of myocardium in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of myocardium in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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