atrial


atrial
atrium NOUN (pl. atria or atriums) 1) a central hall rising through several storeys and having a glazed roof. 2) an open central court in an ancient Roman house. 3) Anatomy each of the two upper cavities of the heart.
DERIVATIVES atrial adjective.
ORIGIN Latin.

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  • atrial — ATRIÁL, Ă, atriáli, e, adj. Referitor la atriu. (cf. fr., germ. atrial) Trimis de tavi, 13.03.2008. Sursa: MDN  ATRIÁL adj. v. DEFIBRILATOR. (med.; şi în sintagma defibrilator cardiac) Aparat electronic folosit în tratamentul fibrilaţiei atriale …   Dicționar Român

  • Atrial — A tri*al, a. Of or pertaining to an atrium. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • atrial — Relating to an atrium. * * * atri·al ā trē əl adj of, relating to, or affecting an atrium <atrial electrical activity> <atrial disorders> …   Medical dictionary

  • atrial — adjective see atrium …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • atrial — adj. [L. atrium, vestibule] 1. Of or pertaining to an atrium. 2. (ANNELIDA) Referring to glandular tissue associated with a cleft or coelomic invagination containing the male pore …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • atrial — a·tri·al (āʹtrē əl) adj. 1. Of or relating to an architectural atrium. 2. Of or relating to an anatomical atrium. * * * …   Universalium

  • atrial — adjective Of or pertaining to an atrium, especially the atrium of the heart …   Wiktionary

  • atrial — a|tri|al Mot Agut Adjectiu invariable …   Diccionari Català-Català

  • atrial — atria̱l [zu ↑Atrium]: die Herzvorhöfe betreffend …   Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • atrial — adj. of the atrium, of the heart chamber (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary