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he·mo·dy·nam·ics

 (hē′mə-dī-năm′ĭks)
n. (used with a sing. verb)
The study of the forces involved in the circulation of blood.

he′mo·dy·nam′ic adj.
he′mo·dy·nam′i·cal·ly adv.
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Noun1.hemodynamics - the branch of physiology that studies the circulation of the blood and the forces involved
physiology - the branch of the biological sciences dealing with the functioning of organisms
Translations

he·mo·dy·nam·ics

n. hemodinamia, el estudio de la dinámica de la circulación de la sangre.
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