Definitions for "Systole"
The contraction of the heart and arteries by which the blood is forced onward and the circulation kept up; also, the contraction of a rhythmically pulsating contractile vacuole; -- correlative to diastole.
The contraction, or time of contraction, of the heart.
Period during the cardiac cycle when a chamber is contracting; thus, atrial systole, ventricular systole.
systole of , (), is the minimal volume of -cyclenonhomologous to zero.
Keywords:  syllable, shortening, long
The shortening of the long syllable.