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Medical Term:

cardiovascular

Pronunciation: kar′dē-ō-vas′kyū-lăr

Definition: Relating to the heart and the blood vessels or the circulation.

Synonym(s): cardiovasculareTA, vasculocardiac

[cardio- + L. vasculum, vessel]

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