Cor'o·na·ry noun A small bone in the foot of a horse.
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<anatomy, cardiology> A term applied to vessels, nerves, ligaments, etc. The term usually denotes the arteries that supply the heart muscle and, by extension, a pathologic involvement of them. ... Origin: L. Corona, Gr. Koron = encircling in the manner of a crown ... (18 Nov 1997) ...
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adjective surrounding like a crown (especially of the blood vessels surrounding the heart); `coronary arteries`
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(kor´ә-nar″e) encircling in the manner of a crown; said of anatomical structures such as vessels, ligaments, or nerves.
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• (n.) A small bone in the foot of a horse. • (n.) Informal shortening of coronary thrombosis, also used generally to mean heart attack. • (a.) Resembling, or situated like, a crown or circlet; as, the coronary arteries and veins of the heart. • (a.) Of or pertaining to a crown; ...
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(L. corona; Gr. koron) encircling in the manner of a crown; a term applied to vessels; nerves, ligaments, etc. The term usually denotes the arteries that supply the heart muscle and, by extension, a pathologic involvement of them.
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Type: Term Pronunciation: kōr′o-nār-ē Definitions: 1. Relating to or resembling a crown. 2. denoting various anatomic structures, nerves, blood vessels, ligaments. 3. Specifically, denoting the coronary blood vessels of the heart and, colloquially, coronary thrombosis.
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adjective, Latin = crown, hence, encircling like a crown.
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1) Anatomical structure 2) Artery that supplies blood to the heart 3) Bodily structure 4) Body structure 5) Complex body part 6) Heart-related 7) Like some arteries 8) Structure 9) Type of artery
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