Definitions

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  • noun Plural of atrium.

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  • noun Plural form of atrium.

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Examples

  • What happens here, Betty, is the top two chambers called the atria just stopped beating normally.

    CNN Transcript Apr 29, 2008

  • Now what is happening here -- take a look at this animation, the top chambers of the heart, called the atria, just simply aren't beating effectively.

    CNN Transcript Apr 29, 2008

  • In AF the upper chambers of the heart, called the atria, beat in a rapid and uncoordinated fashion, which can cause blood to pool within the heart.

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  • Atrial fibrillation occurs when the heart's upper chambers (called atria) quiver, instead of beating properly, and this disruption may allow blood to pool or clot, raising the risk of stroke.

    EurekAlert! - Breaking News

  • In AF the upper chambers of the heart, called the atria, beat in a rapid and uncoordinated fashion, which can cause blood to pool within the heart.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

  • Atrial fibrillation occurs when the heart's upper chambers (called atria) quiver, instead of beating properly, and this disruption may allow blood to pool or clot, raising the risk of stroke.

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  • In AF the upper chambers of the heart, called the atria, beat in a rapid and uncoordinated fashion, which can cause blood to pool within the heart.

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  • Atrial fibrillation occurs when the heart's upper chambers (called atria) quiver, instead of beating properly, and this disruption may allow blood to pool or clot, raising the risk of stroke.

    EurekAlert! - Breaking News

  • It is a condition in which the upper chambers of the heart, called the atria, beat in a rapid and uncoordinated fashion, which can cause blood to pool within the heart.

    Analysis

  • Atrial fibrillation occurs when the heart's upper chambers (called atria) quiver, instead of beating properly, and this disruption may allow blood to pool or clot, raising the risk of stroke.

    PhysOrg.com - latest science and technology news stories

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  • atria Plural of atrium.

    December 8, 2007