megalocardia


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meg·a·lo·car·di·a

 (mĕg′ə-lō-kär′dē-ə)
[megalo- + Greek kardiā, heart; see kerd- in Indo-European roots.]

megalocardia

(ˌmɛɡələʊˈkɑːdɪə)
n
(Pathology) pathol abnormal increase in the size of the heart. Also called: cardiomegaly
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Noun1.megalocardia - an abnormal enlargement of the heartmegalocardia - an abnormal enlargement of the heart; "mild cardiomegaly is common in athletes"
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease