from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A narrowing of the mitral valve, usually caused by rheumatic fever, resulting in an obstruction to the flow of blood from the left atrium to the left ventricle.
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- n. obstruction or narrowing of the mitral valve (as by scarring from rheumatic fever)
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