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English definition of “ventricular”


adjective uk   /venˈtrɪk.jə.lər/ us    // specialized
relating either to the ventricles of the heart or any space in the body: ventricular tachycardia ventricular fibrillation ventricular septal defectThe circulatory system and blood
(Definition of ventricular from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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