infarct

[ in-fahrkt, in-fahrkt ]SEE DEFINITION OF infarct
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WORD ORIGIN

1873, from medical Latin infarctus (Latin infartus), past participle of infarcire "to stuff into," from in- + farcire "to stuff" (see farce).

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