Diastolic
Diastolic Di`as*tol"ic, a. (Physiol.) Of or pertaining to diastole. [1913 Webster]

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  • diastolic — DIASTÓLIC, Ă, diastolici, ce, adj. Care se referă la diastolă, care aparţine diastolei; care are loc în timpul diastolei. [pr.: di as ] – Din fr. diastolique. Trimis de IoanSoleriu, 17.07.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  diastólic adj. m. (sil. di a ; mf.… …   Dicționar Român

  • Diastolic — Referring to the time when the heart is in a period of relaxation and dilatation (expansion). The noun for diastolic is diastole. (The final letter in diastole is pronounced as a long e as in lee. ) The diastolic pressure is specifically the… …   Medical dictionary

  • diastolic — diastole ► NOUN ▪ the phase of the heartbeat when the heart muscle relaxes and the chambers fill with blood. Often contrasted with SYSTOLE(Cf. ↑systolic). DERIVATIVES diastolic adjective. ORIGIN Greek, separation, expansion …   English terms dictionary

  • diastolic — adjective see diastole …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • diastolic — /duy euh stol ik/, adj. 1. pertaining to or produced by diastole. 2. (of blood pressure) indicating the arterial pressure during the interval between heartbeats. Cf. systolic. [1685 95; DIASTOLE + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • diastolic — adjective Pertaining to a diastole …   Wiktionary

  • diastòlic — di|as|tò|lic Mot Pla Adjectiu variable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • diastólic — adj. m. (sil. di a ; mf. sto ), pl. diastólici; f. sg. diastólicã, pl. diastólice …   Romanian orthography

  • diastolic — adj. of or pertaining to diastole, of or pertaining to the time between two contractions of the heart; (about blood pressure) indicating the arterial pressure during the time between heartbeats …   English contemporary dictionary

  • diastolic — di·a·stol·ic …   English syllables

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