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English definition of “coronary”

coronary

noun [C]     /ˈkɒr.ən.ər.i/ US  /ˈkɔːr.ə.ner-/ (also coronary thrombosis)
an extremely dangerous medical condition in which the flow of blood to the heart is blocked by a blood clot (= a mass of blood ): He's in hospital after having a coronary last week .Disorders and diseases of the heart and blood
(Definition of coronary noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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