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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cardiac  \Car"di*ac\,  a.  [L.  cardiacus  Gr  ?,  fr  ?  heart:  cf 
  F.  cardiaque.] 
  1.  (Anat.)  Pertaining  to  resembling,  or  hear  the  heart;  as 
  the  cardiac  arteries;  the  cardiac,  or  left  end  of  the 
  stomach. 
 
  2.  (Med.)  Exciting  action  in  the  heart,  through  the  medium  of 
  the  stomach;  cordial;  stimulant. 
 
  {Cardiac  passion}  (Med.)  cardialgia;  heartburn.  [Archaic] 
 
  {Cardiac  wheel}.  (Mach.)  See  {Heart  wheel}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Cardiac  \Car"di*ac\  n.  (Med.) 
  A  medicine  which  excites  action  in  the  stomach;  a  cardial. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  cardiac 
  adj  :  of  or  relating  to  the  heart;  "cardiac  arrest" 




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