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en·do·car·di·um

 (ĕn′dō-kär′dē-əm)
n. pl. en·do·car·di·a (-dē-ə)
The thin serous membrane, composed of endothelial tissue, that lines the interior of the heart.

[New Latin : endo- + Greek kardiā, heart; see kerd- in Indo-European roots.]

en′do·car′di·al adj.

endocardium

(ˌɛndəʊˈkɑːdɪəm)
n, pl -dia (-dɪə)
(Anatomy) the membrane that lines the cavities of the heart and forms part of the valves
[C19: from New Latin, from endo- + Greek kardia heart]

en•do•car•di•um

(ˌɛn doʊˈkɑr di əm)

n., pl. -di•a (-di ə)
the serous membrane that lines the cavities of the heart.
[1870–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.endocardium - the membrane that lines the cavities of the heart and forms part of the heart valves
serosa, serous membrane - a thin membrane lining the closed cavities of the body; has two layers with a space between that is filled with serous fluid
Translations

endocardium

[endəʊˈkɑːdɪəm] N (endocardia (pl)) [endəʊˈkɑːdɪə]endocardio m

en·do·car·di·um

n. endocardio, membrana serosa interior del corazón.

endocardium

n (pl -dia) endocardio