heart

the locus of feelings and intuitionsthe hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions pump blood through the bodythe courage to carry onan area that is approximately central within some larger regionthe choicest or most essential or most vital part of some idea or experiencean inclination or tendency of a certain kind

Heart

The heart and circulatory system are required for life and cardiovascular diseases are major causes of death. The heart beats at a rate of 60 to 90 beats per minute (at rest). Exercise temporarily increases this rate, but lowers resting heart rate in the long term, and is good for heart health. Poor heart health increases the risk of CVD–prevent...
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heart

(hahrt) a hollow muscular organ to the left of the midline of the chest that serves as a pump controlling blood flow in the pulmonary and systemic circulation. The septum, a thick muscular wall, divides the heart into right and left halves, each with an upper chamber called the atrium and a lower chamber called the ventricle....
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heart

[n] - a plane figure with rounded sides curving inward at the top and intersecting at the bottom 2. [n] - a firm rather dry variety meat (usually beef or veal) 3. [n] - the locus of feelings and intuitions 4. [n] - the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs 5. [n] - the courage to carry on 6. [...
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Heart

• (v. i.) To form a compact center or heart; as, a hearting cabbage. • (n.) A hollow, muscular organ, which, by contracting rhythmically, keeps up the circulation of the blood. • (n.) One of a series of playing cards, distinguished by the figure or figures of a heart; as, hearts are trumps. • (n.) The nearest the middle or cente...
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heart

spunk noun the courage to carry on; `he kept fighting on pure spunk`; `you haven`t got the heart for baseball`
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heart

pump noun the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body; `he stood still, his heart thumping wildly`
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Heart

[biology] This is a picture postcard mailed from Brantford, Ont., 8 Oct 1926. It was printed by E.C. Kropp Co., Milwaukee, WI. It reads: `Brant`s Mounment, Brantford, Ont., Erected in memory of Capt. Joseph Brant (Thayendanegea), Chief of the Six Nations Indians.` ...
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Heart

[Chinese constellation] The Heart mansion (心宿, pinyin: Xīn Xiù) is one of the Twenty-eight mansions of the Chinese constellations. It is one of the eastern mansions of the Azure Dragon. ==Asterisms== ...
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Heart

[Chinese medicine] The Heart (心, {zh|p=xīn}) is one of the zàng organs stipulated by Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). It is a functionally defined entity and not equivalent to the anatomical organ of the same name. ==In the context of the zang-fu concept== As a zàng, the Heart is considered to be a yin organ. Its associated yang org...
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Heart

[Mobile design] HEART is a framework for mobile design and metrics. Its is an acronym that stands for happiness, engagement, adoption, retention and task success. Included by Gartner as a design approach that accommodates mobile interface issues such as partial user attention and interruption. ...
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Heart

[radio network] Heart is a radio network of 21 adult contemporary local radio stations operated by Global Radio in the United Kingdom. Each broadcasts a unique mix of local and networked programming. Eighteen of the Heart stations are owned by Global, the other three are operated under franchise agreements. ==History== Heart began broadcast...
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Heart

[symbol] The heart symbol or `heart shape` (♥) is an ideograph used to express the idea of the `heart` in its metaphorical or symbolic sense as the center of emotion, including affection and love, especially (but not exclusively) romantic love. The `wounded heart` indicating love sickness came to be depicted as a heart symbol pierced with...
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heart

Click images to enlargeMuscular organ that rhythmically contracts to force blood around the body of an animal with a circulatory system. Annelid worms and some other invertebrates have simple hearts consisting of thickened sections of main blood vessels that pulse regularly. An earthworm has ten such hearts. Vertebrates h...
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Heart

Heart (härt) noun [ Middle English harte , herte , heorte , Anglo-Saxon heorte ; akin to Old Saxon herta , OFies. hirte , Dutch hart , Old High German herza , German herz , Icelandic hjarta , Swedish hjerta , Goth. ...
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Heart

Heart intransitive verb To form a compact center or heart; as, a hearting cabbage.
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heart

A four-chambered, muscular pumping organ positioned in the thoracic cavity, slightly to the left of midline.
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heart

A hollow muscular organ that pumps blood around the body
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Heart

A muscular tube extending dorsally and longitudinally through the insect abdomen, continuous with the aorta, serving in circulation of blood.
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Heart

An organ which pumps blood
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Heart

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Heart

Heart is American slang for a Dexedrine pill.
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heart

heart, muscular organ that pumps blood to all parts of the body. The rhythmic beating of the heart is a ceaseless activity, lasting from before birth to the end of life.Sections in this article:IntroductionAnatomy and FunctionCardiac CycleAdvances in Cardiology
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Heart

Heart, river, 180 mi (290 km) long, rising in the low prairie country near the Little Missouri River, SW N.Dak., and flowing E to the Missouri at Mandan, N.Dak. The Heart Butte and Dickinson dams, irrigation and flood control units built by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation as part of the Missouri Rive...
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Heart

Heart: The muscle that pumps blood received from veins into arteries throughout the body. It is positioned in the chest behind the sternum (breastbone; in front of the trachea, esophagus, and aorta; and above the diaphragm muscle that separates the chest and abdominal cavities. The normal heart is about the size of a closed fist, and weighs about 1...
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