Cardiologist



the study of the heart and its functions in health and disease.
Contemporary Examples

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She is going home to be with her 13-year-old son, Robert Cole, and cardiologist husband, Robert.
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noun
the branch of medical science concerned with the heart and its diseases
n.

1847, from cardio- + -logy. Cardiologist attested from 1885.

cardiology car·di·ol·o·gy (kär’dē-ŏl’ə-jē)
n.
The medical study of the structure, function, and disorders of the heart.
cardiology
(kär’dē-ŏl’ə-jē)
The branch of medicine that deals with diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the heart.
cardiology [(kahr-dee-ol-uh-jee)]

The branch of medicine devoted to the study and care of the heart and circulatory system.

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