postextrasystolic pause post·ex·tra·sys·tol·ic pause (pōst’ěk-strə-sĭ-stŏl’ĭk)
The somewhat prolonged cycle in the heartbeat immediately following an extrasystole.
- Postextrasystolic t wave
postextrasystolic T wave n. The T wave of the sinus beat immediately following an extrasystole.
[pohst fak-tuh m] /poʊst ˈfæk təm/ adjective, adverb 1. after the fact; ex post facto: She will announce her decision and then give us a post factum statement of the reasons for it. Latin, literally “after the fact.”
adjective 1. of or relating to various right-wing political parties in Europe which espouse a modified form of fascism and which take part in constitutional politics noun 2. a member or supporter of such a party
[pohst-fem-uh-nist] /poʊstˈfɛm ə nɪst/ adjective 1. relating to or occurring in the period after the feminist movement of the 1970s. 2. relating to or characterized by the more equal treatment of women resulting from the success of this movement: a postfeminist household in which both partners share all tasks equally. 3. relating to or noting […]