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coronary
American English: /ˈkɔrəˌnɛri/
, /ˈkɑrəˌnɛri/
British English: /ˈkɒr(ə)n(ə)ri/

Translation of coronary in Spanish:

adjective

  • (artery/vein)
    Example sentences
    • The cause of coronary heart disease is a narrowing of the arteries that supply the heart with blood.
    • The drug was most commonly prescribed to treat coronary artery disease and following coronary stent placement.
    • Tests show that he has severe coronary artery disease and needs coronary by-pass surgery.

noun plural -ries

  • trombosis (feminine) coronaria
    I nearly had a coronary when she told me
    cuando me lo dijo casi me da un ataque or un infarto
    Example sentences
    • On a mass scale there never was a need for aspirin to prevent coronaries in people who had never had a heart attack.
    • Many had high blood pressure with the risk of coronaries and there were a lot of ulcers.
    • Nonetheless, the parents in the town were close to having coronaries and kept a close watch on their children, also enforcing an early curfew.

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