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myocardium

 [mi″o-kar´de-um]
the middle and thickest layer of the heart wall, composed of cardiac muscle. adj., adj myocar´dial.

my·o·car·di·um

, pl.

my·o·car·di·a

(mī'ō-kar'dē-ŭm, -kar'dē-ă), [TA]
The middle layer of the heart, consisting of cardiac muscle.
[myo- + G. kardia, heart]

myocardium

(mī′ō-kär′dē-əm)
n. pl. myocar·dia (-dē-ə)
The muscular tissue of the heart.

my′o·car′di·al adj.

my·o·car·di·um

, pl. myocardia (mī'ō-kahr'dē-ŭm, -ă) [TA]
The middle layer of the heart, consisting of cardiac muscle.
[myo- + G. kardia, heart]

myocardium

the muscular wall of the vertebrate heart.

Myocardium

The thick middle layer of the heart that forms the bulk of the heart wall and contracts as the organ beats.

my·o·car·di·um

, pl. myocardia (mī'ō-kahr'dē-ŭm, -ă) [TA]
The middle layer of the heart, consisting of cardiac muscle.
[myo- + G. kardia, heart]
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