Meaning of “incisura” in the English Dictionary

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"incisura" in British English

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incisuranoun [ C ]

uk /ˌɪn.sɪˈʒʊə.rə/ us /ˌɪn.sɪˈʒʊr.ə/ plural incisurae specialized

a round or V-shaped hollow in an organ or body part

in a graph of the blood pressure in the aorta, a place where the curve goes slightly downwards and quickly up again just before the aortic valve closes

(Definition of “incisura” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)