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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Abnormally rapid and strong beatings of the heart.

Usage examples (38)
  • The cause of the palpitations is a new Medicare payment schedule that cut reimbursements so dramatically that the
  • But it can cause symptoms such as palpitations, shortness of breath and fatigue.
  • Harmful effects such as palpitations, melancholy, and hemorrhoids were also noted.
  • The GP may see patients with a murmur or symptoms such as palpitations or chest pain and suspect these to have a cardiac origin. for more
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