HyperDic: heart_failure

English > 1 sense of the expression heart failure:
NOUNstateheart failure, coronary failureinability of the heart to pump enough blood to sustain normal bodily functions
English > heart failure: 1 sense > noun 1, state
Meaninginability of the heart to pump enough blood to sustain normal bodily functions.
Synonymcoronary failure
Narrowercongestive heart failureinability to pump enough blood to avoid congestion in the tissues
heart attackA sudden severe instance of abnormal heart function
BroaderfailureLoss of ability to function normally
heart disease, cardiopathyA disease of the heart
Spanishinsuficiencia cardíaca, paro cardíaco
Catalaninsuficiència cardíaca

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