HyperDic: angina

English > 2 senses of the word angina:
NOUNstateanginaany disease of the throat or fauces marked by spasmodic attacks of intense suffocative pain
stateangina, angina pectorisa heart condition marked by paroxysms of chest pain due to reduced oxygen to the heart
angina > pronunciation
Soundsaenjhay'nah
RhymesAltoona ... zona: 128 rhymes with nah...
English > angina: 2 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningAny disease of the throat or fauces marked by spasmodic attacks of intense suffocative pain.
NarrowerVincent's angina, Vincent's infection, trench mouthAn acute communicable infection of the respiratory tract and mouth marked by ulceration of the mucous membrane
croup, spasmodic laryngitisA disease of infants and young children
quinsy, peritonsillar abscessA painful pus filled inflammation of the tonsils and surrounding tissues
Broaderinflammatory diseaseA disease characterized by inflammation
Spanishangina
Catalanangina
English > angina: 2 senses > noun 2, state
MeaningA heart condition marked by paroxysms of chest pain due to reduced oxygen to the heart.
Synonymangina pectoris
Broaderheart disease, cardiopathyA disease of the heart
Spanishangina de pecho
Catalanangina de pit
Adjectivesanginal, anginose, anginousof or related to the pain of angina pectoris

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