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Related to cardiac notch: lingula
a deep notch between the esophagus and fundus of the stomach.
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car·di·ac notch(kahr'dē-ak noch)
A deep notch between the esophagus and fundus of the stomach.
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The concavity on the anterior border of the left lung into which the heart projects.
See also: notch
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