cor pulmonale

[ˌkɔ: pʌlmə'nα:li, -'eɪli]
noun Medicine abnormal enlargement of the right side of the heart as a result of disease of the lungs or the pulmonary blood vessels.
Origin
C19: from L. cor 'heart' and mod. L. pulmonalis (from L. pulmo(n-) 'lung').

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