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heart

(Essential part), noun core, essence, marrow, nerve, nucleus, pith, sum and substance
Associated concepts: heart of the case, heart of the pleadings

heart

(Fortitude), noun ardor, backbone, doughtiness, fearlessness, fervor, focus, gallantry, intestinal fortitude, mettle, spirit, substance, toleration, valor

heart

(Kindness), noun altruism, benevolence, clemency, compassion, gentleness, grace, humanity, kind offices, kind treatment, leniency, magnanimity, mercy, pity, sympathy, temperament, tenderness
See also: center, confidence, consequence, cornerstone, essence, faith, focus, frame, main point, significance, substance
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10] exposure and the risk of fetal heart malformations seemed to be comparable to or stronger than, and the exposure levels of [PM.
Yet embryos in the dark developed just the familiar slow doom of heart malformations, Incardona and his colleagues reported in 2010 in Aquatic Toxicology.
It is generally associated to urinary tract malformations in about 40% of the cases, skeletal abnormalities, facial and distal portion of asymmetry in extremities, hearing impairment, and heart malformations (2).
Noninvasive and more detailed than an x-ray, a complete cardiovascular imaging and circulation evaluation are the first diagnostic procedures used to assess heart malformations.
More than 700 babies are diagnosed each year in Lebanon with the disorder, which produces heart malformations during pregnancy, and Khalifeh said that administering treatment to those who required it was a massive task for BHF.