ventricular

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ven·tric·u·lar

 (vĕn-trĭk′yə-lər)
adj.
Of or relating to a ventricle or ventriculus.

ventricular

(vɛnˈtrɪkjʊlə)
adj
1. (Anatomy) of, relating to, involving, or constituting a ventricle
2. (Anatomy) having a belly
3. (Anatomy) swollen or distended; ventricose

ven•tric•u•lar

(vɛnˈtrɪk yə lər)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or of the nature of a ventricle.
2. of or pertaining to a belly or to something resembling one.
[1815–25]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ventricular - of or relating to a ventricle (of the heart or brain)
Translations

ven·tric·u·lar

a. ventricular, rel. a un ventrículo;
___ fibrillationfibrilación ___;
___ puncturepunción ___;
___ septal defectdefecto septal ___;
___ tachycardiataquicardia ___.

ventricular

adj ventricular
References in periodicals archive ?
1998) reported that among 62 children ages 7 to 13 years, percent body fat correlated negatively with lower midwall ventricular shortening fraction (r = -0.
Rowland and Dunbar (2007) found a progressive decline in left ventricular shortening fraction with increasing BMI in 39 young adolescent females (r=-0.
No differences in left ventricular shortening fraction or ejection fraction were observed between the groups.

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