bigeminal definition

  • adjective:
    • Occurring in pairs; doubled or twinned: a bigeminal pulse.
    • developing in pairs; doubled or twinned.
    • happening in sets
    • Occurring in pairs; doubled or twinned: a bigeminal pulse.
    • Occurring in pairs; doubled or twinned.
    • occurring in pairs
  • noun:
    • The occurrence of untimely atrial or ventricular heartbeats in sets.
    • The incident of early atrial or ventricular heartbeats in sets.
  • others:
    • in echinoids or sea-urchins, noting an arrangement associated with the pairs of ambulacral pores so that there's two straight rows expanding from peristome to apex. Additionally biserial.
    • Of or regarding the corpora bigemina.
    • into the echinoids or sea-urchins, noting an arrangement of pairs of ambulacral skin pores such that there are 2 straight rows expanding from peristome to apex. In addition biserial.
    • Of or relating to the corpora bigemina.

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