[kawr-uh-ner-ee kair, kor-] /ˈkɔr əˌnɛr i ˈkɛər, ˈkɒr-/
a specialized hospital unit for the early care and treatment of heart-attack patients.
- Coronary cataract
coronary cataract n. A cataract believed to be congenital, in which club-shaped opacities develop in the periphery of the cortex near the lens equator.
noun 1. a thick band of vascular tissue in the coronet of horses and other hoofed animals that secretes the horny wall of the hoof.
- Coronary failure
coronary failure n. Acute coronary insufficiency.
- Coronary heart disease
noun 1. any heart disorder caused by disease of the coronary arteries coronary heart disease n. A disease of the heart and the coronary arteries that is characterized by atherosclerotic arterial deposits that block blood flow to the heart, causing myocardial infarction.