catacrotic definition

  • adjective:
    • Designating, with respect to, or characterized by, that form of pulse tracing, or sphygmogram, where descending part of the curve is marked by additional elevations considering a couple of expansions of the artery in identical beat.
  • others:
    • In physiology, noting that type of pulse-tracing where additional elevations appear on the descending percentage of the curve.
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