angina is Accepted in TWL Scrabble Dictionary

angina Scrabble score: 7

Meaning of angina

  • a disease marked by spasmodic attacks of intense pain [n -S]
  • any disease of the throat or fauces
  • a disease marked by spasmodic attacks of intense suffocative pain as
  • syndrome characterized by paroxysmal, constricting pain below the sternum, most easily precipitated by exertion or excitement and caused by ischemia of the heart muscle, usually due to a coronary artery disease, as arteriosclerosis
  • any attack of painful spasms characterized by sensations of choking or suffocating
  • severe inflammatory or ulcerated condition of the mouth or throat