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subclavian

adjective sub·cla·vi·an \ -ˈklā-vē-ən \

Definition of subclavian

:of, relating to, being, or inserted into a part (such as an artery, vein, or nerve) located under the clavicle
  • subclavian catheter

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Origin and Etymology of subclavian

New Latin subclavius, from sub- + clavicula clavicle


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subclavian

noun

Definition of subclavian

:a subclavian part (such as an artery, vein, or nerve)

First Known Use of subclavian

1615


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subclavian

adjective sub·cla·vi·an \ ˌsəb-ˈklā-vē-ən \

medical Definition of subclavian

:of, relating to, being, performed on, or inserted into a part (as an artery or vein) located under the clavicle
  • a subclavian catheter

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subclavian

noun

medical Definition of subclavian

:a subclavian part (as a subclavian artery or vein)

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