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A condition in which the pulse is felt as two beats per single heartbeat.
[From Greek dikrotos, double-beating : di-, two; see di-1 + krotos, rattling noise.]
di·crot′ic (-krŏt′ĭk) adj.
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the condition of having a doublé heartbeat. — dicrotic, adj.See also: Heart
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