Meaning of angina

an•gi•na

Pronunciation: (an-jī'nu in Med. often an'ju-nu), [key]
— n. Pathol.
  1. any attack of painful spasms characterized by sensations of choking or suffocating.
  2. See
  3. any disease of the throat or fauces.
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