car|di|o|ver|ter

car|di|o|ver|ter
car|di|o|ver|ter «km>AR dee oh VUR tuhr», noun.
a device for restoring normal heartbeat by means of electric shock: »

Electric current from the cardioverter being applied directly to a patient's heart by doctors at the National Heart Hospital, London (London Times).

[< cardio- + Latin vertere to turn]

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