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Denoting a pulse tracing in which the downstroke is interrupted by one or more upward waves.
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Relating to or characterized by catacrotism.
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catacrotic(kăt″ă-krŏt′ĭk) [″ + krotos, beat]
Indicating the downstroke of pulse tracing interrupted by an upstroke.
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