Translation of "pacemaker" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /ˈpeɪsˌmeɪ.kər/ us /-kɚ/

also pacesetter uk /-ˌset.ər/ us /-ˌset̬.ɚ/ the person or animal that establishes the speed in a race, or a person or organization that is an example for others by being successful


a small device that is put inside someone’s chest in order to help the heart beat at the correct speed


(Translation of “pacemaker” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)