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electronic pacemaker, pacemaker
An electrical appliance, usually with electrodes planted in the myocardium (heart muscle), which performs the pacing functions in a diseased heart that is no longer capable of pacing itself.

Electronic pacemakers can receive power from implanted batteries, radio frequency signals, biological energy sources, etc.

This entry is located in the following units: electro-, electr-, electri- (page 67) pass-, pace- (page 1)