cardiovascular
adjective Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1879 1. of, relating to, or involving the heart and blood vessels 2. used, designed, or performed to cause a temporary increase in heart rate <
a cardiovascular workout
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  • cardiovascular — ► adjetivo MEDICINA Del sistema circulatorio. * * * cardiovascular (de «cardio » y «vascular») adj. Med. Del corazón y los vasos sanguíneos: ‘Enfermedad cardiovascular’. * * * cardiovascular. adj. Pertenec …   Enciclopedia Universal

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