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1arterial

adjective ar·te·ri·al \är-ˈtir-ē-əl\

Definition of ARTERIAL

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
:  of, relating to, or constituting through traffic
ar·te·ri·al·ly \-ē-ə-lē\ adverb

First Known Use of ARTERIAL

15th century

2arterial

noun

Definition of ARTERIAL

:  a through street or highway

Examples of ARTERIAL

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

First Known Use of ARTERIAL

1932

arterial

adjective ar·te·ri·al \är-ˈtir-ē-əl\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ARTERIAL

1
:  of or relating to an artery
2
:  relating to or being the bright red blood present in most arteries that has been oxygenated in lungs or gills—compare venous 3
ar·te·ri·al·ly \-ē-ə-lē\ adverb

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