intercalated disc

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intercalated disc

[in′tər·kə‚lād·əd ′disk]
(histology)
A dense region at the junction of cellular units in cardiac muscle.
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The line of cells beat together and show evidence of intercalated disks, the connections between cells that provide mechanical and electrical junctions and allow them to communicate and coordinate with one another.