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Meaning of “ventricle” in the English Dictionary

"ventricle" in British English

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ventriclenoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈven.trɪ.kl̩/ specialized
either of two ​small, ​hollowspaces, one in each ​side of the ​heart, that ​forceblood into the ​tubesleading from the ​heart to the other ​parts of the ​body
(Definition of ventricle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"ventricle" in American English

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ventriclenoun [C]

 /ˈven·trɪ·kəl/
biology each of the two ​mainspaces in the ​heart, ​left and ​right
(Definition of ventricle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “ventricle”
in Spanish ventrículo…
in Vietnamese tâm thất…
in Malaysian ventrikel…
in Thai โพรงในร่างกาย…
in Chinese (Simplified) 心室…
in Indonesian ventrikel, rongga otak…
in Chinese (Traditional) 心室…
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