alveolar artery

noun

Medical Definition of alveolar artery

: any of several arteries supplying the teeth especially : posterior superior alveolar artery — compare inferior alveolar artery

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“Alveolar artery.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/alveolar%20artery. Accessed 9 December 2019.

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