mitral definition

  • adjective:
    • associated with or resembling a miter worn by particular ecclesiastics.
    • concerning a mitral valve.
    • with respect to a miter; resembling a miter; as, the mitral device between your left auricle and left ventricle of heart.
    • related to a miter; resembling a miter.
    • of or associated with or positioned in or close to the mitral valve
    • associated with or resembling the miter worn by some clerics
  • others:
    • Of or pertaining to a miter; resembling a miter.
    • In anatomy, mitriform; bivalvular: specifically placed on that device when you look at the heart which guards the left auriculoventricular orifice. Also referred to as bicuspid.
    • In medication, pertaining to the mitral valve: since, mitral sounds; mitral insufficiency; mitral infection.

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