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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cardia  \Car"di*a\,  n.  [NL.,  fr  Gr  ?  heart,  or  upper  orifice  of 
  the  stomach.]  (Anat.) 
  a  The  heart. 
  b  The  anterior  or  cardiac  orifice  of  the  stomach,  where  the 
  esophagus  enters  it 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cardia 
  n  :  the  opening  into  the  stomach  and  that  part  of  the  stomach 
  connected  to  the  esophagus 




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