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It is totally unacceptable that there are countries with no paediatric cardiac surgeries.
Magdi Yacoub

Meaning of "cardiac" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD CARDIAC

From Latin cardiacus, from Greek, from kardia heart.
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PRONUNCIATION OF CARDIAC

cardiac  [ˈkɑːdɪˌæk] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF CARDIAC

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Cardiac can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES CARDIAC MEAN IN ENGLISH?

cardiac

Heart

The heart is a hollow muscular organ that pumps blood throughout the blood vessels to various parts of the body by repeated, rhythmic contractions. It is found in all animals with a circulatory system, which includes the vertebrates. The adjective cardiac means "related to the heart" and comes from the Greek καρδιά, kardia, for "heart". Cardiology is the medical speciality that deals with cardiac diseases and abnormalities. The vertebrate heart is principally composed of cardiac muscle and connective tissue. Cardiac muscle is an involuntary striated muscle tissue specific to the heart and is responsible for the heart's ability to pump blood. The average human heart, beating at 72 beats per minute, will beat approximately 2.5 billion times during an average 66 year lifespan, and pumps approximately 4.7-5.7 litres of blood per minute. It weighs approximately 250 to 300 grams in females and 300 to 350 grams in males.

Definition of cardiac in the English dictionary

The first definition of cardiac in the dictionary is of or relating to the heart. Other definition of cardiac is of or relating to the portion of the stomach connected to the oesophagus. Cardiac is also a person with a heart disorder.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH CARDIAC


ammoniac
əˈməʊnɪˌæk
bradycardiac
ˌbrædɪˈkɑːdɪˌæk
brainiac
ˈbreɪnɪˌæk
celeriac
sɪˈlɛrɪˌæk
celiac
ˈsiːlɪˌæk
coeliac
ˈsiːlɪˌæk
diplocardiac
ˌdɪpləʊˈkɑːdɪˌæk
hypochondriac
ˌhaɪpəˈkɒndrɪˌæk
iliac
ˈɪlɪˌæk
insomniac
ɪnˈsɒmnɪˌæk
intracardiac
ˌɪntrəˈkɑːdɪˌæk
Kodiak
ˈkəʊdɪˌæk
krakowiak
kræˈkəʊvɪˌæk
maniac
ˈmeɪnɪˌæk
necrophiliac
ˌnekrəʊˈfɪlɪˌæk
paradisiac
ˌpærəˈdɪsɪˌæk
pericardiac
ˌpɛrɪˈkɑːdɪˌæk
sacroiliac
ˌseɪkrəʊˈɪlɪˌæk
Syriac
ˈsɪrɪˌæk
zodiac
ˈzəʊdɪˌæk

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE CARDIAC

cardi
cardia
cardiac arrest
cardiac pacemaker
cardiacal
cardialgia
cardialgic
cardialgy
cardie
cardies
Cardiff
cardigan
Cardigan Bay
Cardiganshire
Cardin
cardinal
cardinal beetle
cardinal fish
cardinal flower
cardinal grosbeak

WORDS THAT END LIKE CARDIAC

amnesiac
aphrodisiac
dextrocardiac
egomaniac
elegiac
endocardiac
eniac
epicardiac
guaiac
kleptomaniac
Mauriac
noncardiac
nymphomaniac
paranoiac
pyromaniac
sex maniac
sign of the zodiac
tachycardiac
triac
zygocardiac

Synonyms and antonyms of cardiac in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «cardiac» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF CARDIAC

Find out the translation of cardiac to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of cardiac from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «cardiac» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

心脏的
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

cardíaco
570 millions of speakers

English

cardiac
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कार्डियक
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القلب
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

сердечная
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

cardíaco
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

হৃত্পিণ্ডসংবন্ধীয়
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

cardiaque
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Jantung
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Herz-
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

心臓の
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

심장의
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Jantung
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

tim
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

இதய
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

ह्रदयाचा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kardiyak
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

cardiaco
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

serca
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

серцева
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

cardiac
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

καρδιακή
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

hart
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

hjärt
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

hjerte
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of cardiac

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «CARDIAC»

The term «cardiac» is very widely used and occupies the 14.576 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «CARDIAC» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «cardiac» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «cardiac» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about cardiac

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4 QUOTES WITH «CARDIAC»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word cardiac.
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Robby Benson
Cardiac depression is very powerful; it's very black; it's very dark. What I've learned to do is get out of my head and get into my heart. And it just sounds like an easy thing - it was difficult at first - to truly recognize moment to moment how fortunate I am.
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Shaffi Mather
The cardiac calls require medical intervention. So an ambulance for a cardiac call requires a doctor, a ward boy and medical equipment.
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Thulasiraj Ravilla
Whether you are talking about cardiac care or education, the fundamental question is: How do you provide it for everyone?
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Magdi Yacoub
It is totally unacceptable that there are countries with no paediatric cardiac surgeries.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «CARDIAC»

Discover the use of cardiac in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to cardiac and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Clinical Cardiac MRI
This fully updated edition of the most comprehensive and best-illustrated volume on cardiac MRI emphasizes its use in everyday clinical practice and includes in its online edition dozens more real-life cases that significantly enhance the ...
Jan Bogaert, Steven Dymarkowski, Andrew M. Taylor, 2012
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Cardiac Intensive Care
Ventilator Management for the Cardiac Patient; Management of Post-Operative Complications in the Cardiac Surgery Patient; Guidelines Relevant to Care in the Cardiac Intensive Care Unit--to keep the book and you up to date. yPresents the ...
Allen Jeremias, David Lloyd Brown, 2010
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Atlas of Cardiac Surgical Techniques
Atlas of Cardiac Surgical Techniques, a title in the new Surgical Techniques Atlas series edited by Drs. Townsend and Evers, presents state-of-the-art updates on all main cardiac surgical techniques performed today. Drs.
Frank W. Sellke, Marc Ruel, 2010
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Cardiac Surgery Essentials for Critical Care Nursing
Second, the book provides advanced knowledge and a scientific basis for nurses who have mastered the essential knowledge and skills necessary to care for this patient population who now seek more in-depth knowledge base about advances in ...
Sonya R. Hardin, Roberta Kaplow, 2010
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Cardiac Arrest: The Science and Practice of Resuscitation ...
This volume is essential reading for all those working in the hospital environments of emergency medicine, critical care, cardiology and anesthesia, as well as those providing care in the pre-hospital setting, including paramedics and other ...
Norman A. Paradis, Henry R. Halperin, Karl B. Kern, 2007
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Fundamentals of Cardiac Pacing
This is a straightforward, complete and essential guide to the long-term care of patients with cardiac pacemakers, and is the perfect resource for any health care professional.
Anne B. Curtis, 2010
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A Practical Approach to Cardiac Anesthesia
Designed for practicing anesthesiologists, as well as anesthesia residents, fellows in cardiothoracic anesthesia, perfusionists, and all other anesthesia practitioners, this handbook delivers comprehensive and expertly presented views of ...
Frederick A. Hensley, Glenn P. Gravlee, Donald E. Martin, 2012
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Pediatric Cardiac Anesthesia
Long established as the #1 reference on pediatric cardiac anesthesia, this definitive text is now in its thoroughly revised Fourth Edition.
Carol L. Lake, Peter D. Booker, 2005
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Cardiac Pacing and ICDs
This fifth edition of Cardiac Pacing and ICDs continues to be an invaluable and accessible clinical reference guide for cardiologists, electrophysiologists, surgeons, fellows, residents, nurses, PAs, and technicians.
Kenneth A. Ellenbogen, Mark A. Wood, 2011
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Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care
A distinguished list of contributors from some of the major international centers covers this specialty like never before.
Anthony C. Chang, 1998

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «CARDIAC»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term cardiac is used in the context of the following news items.
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Mayor's backing for Cardiac centre
The Mayor of Wyre, Coun Tom Balmain, has pledged to raise money for the Lancashire Cardiac Centre in thanks for care he has received there ... «Blackpool Gazette, Jul 15»
2
Cardiac arrests take too many
About 395,000 people suffer cardiac arrests in their homes or non-hospital settings each year, the Institute of Medicine reported, but less than 6 ... «The Star Democrat, Jul 15»
3
3 RMC nurses receive certification as a cardiac rehabilitation …
Exclusively for cardiac rehabilitation professionals, CCRP is the only certification aligned with the published CR competencies. The exam ... «The Times and Democrat, Jul 15»
4
Indian scientist claims that an ancient herb can prevent cardiac
Mahesh Gupta, director of the Cardiac Cell Biology Research Program at University of Chicago and study's author, explained that a natural ... «TheHealthSite, Jul 15»
5
Bhooma undergoing cardiac treatment
Public Accounts Committee Chairman and Nandyal MLA Bhooma Nagi Reddy, who was arrested under the SC/ST Act a couple of days ago, ... «The Hindu, Jul 15»
6
Public Release: 6-Jul-2015 ADHD medications linked to cardiac
Long QT syndrome (LQTS), a rare hereditary heart condition, can lead to life-threatening arrhythmias, or fast heartbeat irregularities. «EurekAlert, Jul 15»
7
Cardiac Monitoring & CRM Market to Be Worth $26.7B By 2020
Increased adoption of mobile telemetry devices is one reason fueling the growth of the cardiac monitoring and CRM market worldwide. «Medical Device and Diagnostics Industry, Jul 15»
8
Jordon Begley Inquest: 23-year-old died from cardiac arrest after …
The jury at the inquest into the death of Jordon Begley has concluded he died of a cardiac arrest due to a combination of stressful events ... «ITV News, Jul 15»
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Around Town: McHenry County Tennis Classic to emphasize …
On July 18, the Sudden Cardiac-death Awareness Research Foundation (SCARF) will present information and clinics about reducing sudden ... «Northwest Herald, Jul 15»
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John Singleton reveals Gina Rinehart was his Florence Nightingale …
As he tells tomorrow night's Australian Story (8pm, ABC), Singo found himself at the centre of a cardiac emergency, with Rinehart playing the ... «The Daily Telegraph, Jul 15»

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