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ar·te·ri·al

 (är-tîr′ē-əl)
adj.
1. Of, like, or in an artery or arteries.
2. Of, relating to, or being the blood in the arteries that has absorbed oxygen in the lungs and is bright red.
3. Being a main road or channel with many branches: an arterial highway; an arterial route.
n.
A through road or street.

ar·te′ri·al·ly adv.

arterial

(ɑːˈtɪərɪəl)
adj
1. (Anatomy) of, relating to, or affecting an artery or arteries: arterial disease.
2. (Physiology) denoting or relating to the usually bright red reoxygenated blood returning from the lungs or gills that circulates in the arteries
3. being a major route, esp one with many minor branches: an arterial road.
arˈterially adv

ar•te•ri•al

(ɑrˈtɪər i əl)

adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or resembling the arteries.
2. pertaining to the blood in the arteries and pulmonary veins, richer in oxygen and redder than venous blood.
3. being or constituting a main route, channel, or other course of flow or access, often with many branches.
[1375–1425; < Medieval Latin]
ar•te′ri•al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.arterial - of or involving or contained in the arteriesarterial - of or involving or contained in the arteries; "arterial disease"; "the arterial system"; "arterial blood"
Translations
شِرْياني، كَطَريق رَئيسِيَّه
hlavnítepenný
åre-
artériás
slagæîar-; aîal-
tepenný
ana/esas yol

arterial

[ɑːˈtɪərɪəl] ADJ [blood] → arterial
arterial roadarteria f

arterial

[ɑːrˈtɪəriəl] adj
(ANATOMY)artériel(le)
an arterial road → une route à grande circulation

arterial

adj
(Anat) → arteriell
arterial road (Aut) → Fernverkehrsstraße f; arterial line (Rail) → Hauptstrecke f

arterial

[ɑːˈtɪərɪəl] adj (Anat) → arterioso/a; (road) → di grande comunicazione
arterial roads → le (grandi or principali) arterie

artery

(ˈaːtəri) plural ˈarteries noun
1. a blood-vessel that carries the blood from the heart through the body.
2. a main route of travel and transport.
arterial (aːˈtiəriəl) adjective
arterial disease; arterial roads.

ar·te·ri·al

a. arterial, referente a las arterias;
___ blood gasesgases ___-es;
___ occlusive diseasesenfermedades oclusivas ___-es;
___ systemsistema ___.

arterial

adj arterial
References in classic literature ?
the hollow vein (vena cava), which is the principal receptacle of the blood, and the trunk of the tree, as it were, of which all the other veins in the body are branches; and the arterial vein (vena arteriosa), inappropriately so denominated, since it is in truth only an artery, which, taking its rise in the heart, is divided, after passing out from it, into many branches which presently disperse themselves all over the lungs; in the second place, the cavity in the left side, with which correspond in the same manner two canals in size equal to or larger than the preceding, viz.
In the next place, the consistency of the coats of which the arterial vein and the great artery are composed, sufficiently shows that the blood is impelled against them with more force than against the veins.
Not so with the whale; one of whose peculiarities it is, to have an entire nonvalvular structure of the blood-vessels, so that when pierced even by so small a point as a harpoon, a deadly drain is at once begun upon his whole arterial system; and when this is heightened by the extraordinary pressure of water at a great distance below the surface, his life may be said to pour from him in incessant streams.
Independently of these two principal streets, piercing Paris diametrically in its whole breadth, from side to side, common to the entire capital, the City and the University had also each its own great special street, which ran lengthwise by them, parallel to the Seine, cutting, as it passed, at right angles, the two arterial thoroughfares.
Venous and arterial Doppler ultrasonography (USG) was performed.
Methods: Eighty-six patients who developed COPD and pulmonary arterial hypertension and received treatment from August 2013 to October 2014 were selected and randomly divided into an observation group and a control group using random number table, 43 in each group.
These kind of events are particularly reported during the intravenous application to the antecubital fossa vessels into aberrant branch of artery or during arterial line insertion (1).
In group I, arterial line was inserted using the blind palpation technique.
A hipertensao arterial resistente e definida como pressao arterial fora de metas apesar do uso de tres antihipertensivos a dose maxima, entre os quais existe um diuretico, ou aquela hipertensao arterial controlada ou nao, com quatro ou mais antihipertensivos (1-3).
There are steps we can take to make sure that the accuracy of the arterial blood gas sample is maintained.
Efficacy has been indicated in a pulmonary arterial hypertension population, including idiopathic and heritable pulmonary arterial hypertension, pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with connective tissue disorders, and pulmonary arterial hypertension associated with corrected simple congenital heart disease.
Las mediciones de presion arterial se reportaron por primera vez a finales del siglo XVIII.

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