Definition of bigeminy in English:

bigeminy

noun

  • A cardiac rhythm in which each normal beat is followed by an abnormal one.

    • ‘During ambulation, runs of bigeminy were documented on ECG, as illustrated in Figure 3.’
    • ‘Additionally, spontaneous rhythms, sustained bigeminies, paroxysmal tachycardias and other tachyarrhythmias were also observed in the different experiment.’
    • ‘Ventricular fibrillation and bigeminy also occur.’
    • ‘A previous work-up had discovered frequent premature ventricular complexes and runs of bigeminy on a Holter monitor examination.’

Pronunciation:

bigeminy

/bīˈjemənē/