Meaning of systolic in English:

systolic

Pronunciation /sɪˈstɒlɪk/

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adjective

Physiology
  • Relating to the phase of the heartbeat when the heart muscle contracts and pumps blood from the chambers into the arteries.

    Often contrasted with diastolic

    • ‘my doctor says my systolic pressure is too high’

Origin

Mid 17th century from systole + -ic.