Associations to the word «Cor»


COR, interjection. (British) Expression of surprise.
COR, noun. A Hebrew measure of capacity; a core or homer.
COR ANGLAIS, noun. A double reed woodwind instrument in the oboe family that is pitched in F, a fifth lower than the oboe and is consequently approximately one-third longer than the oboe.
COR BLIMEY, interjection. (dated) (British) An exclamation of surprise
COR BOVINUM, noun. Massive hypertrophy of the left ventricle of the heart due to volume overload.
COR CAROLI, proper noun. (astronomy) The brightest star in the constellation Canes Venatici; Alpha (α) Canum Venaticorum (2.90m).
COR PULMONALE, noun. A change in structure and function of the right ventricle of the heart as a result of a respiratory disorder.
COR PULMONARE, noun. (medicine) Enlargement of the heart’s right ventricle caused by disease of the lungs or pulmonary blood vessels.

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