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arterial

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adjective ar·te·ri·al \är-ˈtir-ē-əl\

Definition of arterial

  1. 1 a :  of or relating to an artery b :  relating to or being the bright red blood present in most arteries that has been oxygenated in lungs or gills

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or constituting through traffic

ar·te·ri·al·lyplay \-ē-ə-lē\ adverb


15th Century

First Known Use of arterial

15th century


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arterial

noun ar·te·ri·al

Definition of arterial

  1. :  a through street or highway



Examples of arterial

  1. <one of the main arterials connecting the airport with the city>



1932

First Known Use of arterial

1932


Medical Dictionary

arterial

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adjective ar·te·ri·al \är-ˈtir-ē-əl\

Medical Definition of arterial

  1. 1:  of or relating to an artery

  2. 2:  relating to or being the bright red blood present in most arteries that has been oxygenated in lungs or gills—compare venous 3

  3. ar·te·ri·al·ly \-ē-ə-lē\play adverb





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