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cor·o·nar·y  audio  (kôr-nr, kr-) KEY 

ADJECTIVE:
  1. Of, relating to, or being the coronary arteries or coronary veins.
  2. Of or relating to the heart.
NOUN:
pl. cor·o·nar·ies
A coronary thrombosis or heart attack.

ETYMOLOGY:
Latin cornrius, of a crown, from corna, crown ; see crown


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