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Medical Term:

anacrotic

Pronunciation: an′ă-krot′ik

Definition: Referring to the upstroke or ascending limb of the arterial pulse tracing; an abbreviated form for anadicrotic, twice beating on the upstroke.

Synonym(s): anadicrotic

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