Car`di*al"gi*a (?), Car"di*al`gy (?), n. [NL. cardialgia, fr. Gr. ; heart + pain: cf. F. cardialgie.] Med.

A burning or gnawing pain, or feeling of distress, referred to the region of the heart, accompanied with cardiac palpitation; heartburn. It is usually a symptom of indigestion.


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