Pericardiac
Pericardiac Per`i*car"di*ac, Pericardial Per`i*car"di*al, a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to pericardium; situated around the heart. [1913 Webster]

{Pericardial fluid} (Physiol.), a serous fluid of a pale yellow color contained in the pericardium. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • pericardiac — See pericardial. * * * …   Universalium

  • pericardiac — peri·car·di·ac (per″e kahrґde ak) pericardial …   Medical dictionary

  • pericardiac — peri·cardiac …   English syllables

  • pericardiac — adjective located around the heart or relating to or affecting the pericardium pericardial space • Syn: ↑pericardial • Pertains to noun: ↑pericardium, ↑pericardium (for: ↑pericardial) …   Useful english dictionary

  • pericardiac, pericardial — 1. Surrounding the heart. 2. Relating to the pericardium …   Medical dictionary

  • pericardiac arteries posterior — rami pericardiaci partis thoracicae aortae …   Medical dictionary

  • pericardiac pleura — pleura pericardiaca the portion of the mediastinal pleura covering the pericardium and firmly attached to it …   Medical dictionary

  • pericardiac veins — venae pericardiacae …   Medical dictionary

  • Pericardial — Pericardiac Per i*car di*ac, Pericardial Per i*car di*al, a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to pericardium; situated around the heart. [1913 Webster] {Pericardial fluid} (Physiol.), a serous fluid of a pale yellow color contained in the pericardium.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pericardial fluid — Pericardiac Per i*car di*ac, Pericardial Per i*car di*al, a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to pericardium; situated around the heart. [1913 Webster] {Pericardial fluid} (Physiol.), a serous fluid of a pale yellow color contained in the pericardium.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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