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Relating to the heart and blood vessels:‘increased risk of death from cardiovascular disease’
- ‘The treatment of stable angina aims to reduce chest pain and prevent cardiovascular events.’
- ‘Major cardiovascular or respiratory problems militate against operating.’
- ‘Prevention of cardiovascular disease has to be integrated into primary health care.’
- ‘Uncontrolled diabetes increases the risk of cardiovascular diseases such as heart attack and stroke.’
- ‘Studies of cardiovascular sequelae have produced conflicting evidence.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.