Definition of myocardial in English:

myocardial

adjective

Anatomy
  • Relating to the muscular tissue of the heart.

    ‘patients with acute myocardial infarction’
    • ‘Intense vasoconstriction decreases coronary blood flow, thereby reducing myocardial oxygen supply.’
    • ‘Myocardial dysfunction is a potential consequence of major burn injury.’
    • ‘This functional improvement was associated with improved myocardial contractility.’
    • ‘Even minor amounts of myocardial necrosis would thus be classified as myocardial infarction.’
    • ‘Myocardial perfusion has been shown to correlate highly with improved survival.’

Pronunciation

myocardial

/mʌɪə(ʊ)ˈkɑːdɪəl/