capillary bed


: the whole system of capillaries of a body, part, or organ

Dictionary Entries Near capillary bed

Cite this Entry

“Capillary bed.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Apr. 2024.

More from Merriam-Webster on capillary bed

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!