brachiocephalic artery

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Related to truncus brachiocephalicus: innominate artery

brachiocephalic artery

n.
An artery that arises from the arch of the aorta and divides into the right subclavian and right carotid arteries. Also called brachiocephalic trunk, innominate artery.