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incisura

noun [C] uk   /ˌɪn.sɪˈʒʊə.rə/ us    /ˌɪn.sɪˈʒʊər.ə/ specialized
a round or V-shaped hollow in an organ or body partSubstances and structures in the body
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 closes1394 251
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