microvascular


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mi·cro·vas·cu·la·ture

 (mī′krō-văs′kyə-lə-cho͝or′, -chər)
n.
The portion of the circulatory system composed of the smallest vessels, such as the capillaries, arterioles, and venules.

mi′cro·vas′cu·lar (-kyə-lər) adj.

microvascular

(ˌmaɪkrəʊˈvæskjʊlə)
adj
(Microbiology) relating to small blood vessels with a diameter of less than 100 micrometres
Translations

microvascular

adj microvascular
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