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Dictionary entry overview: What does systole mean?
• SYSTOLE (noun)
The noun SYSTOLE has 1 sense:
1. the contraction of the chambers of the heart (especially the ventricles) to drive blood into the aorta and pulmonary artery
Familiarity information: SYSTOLE used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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The contraction of the chambers of the heart (especially the ventricles) to drive blood into the aorta and pulmonary artery
Nouns denoting natural events
Hypernyms ("systole" is a kind of...):
Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "systole"):
extrasystole (a premature systole resulting in a momentary cardiac arrhythmia)
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