facial artery

(redirected from arteria maxillaris externa)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.facial artery - an artery that originates in the external carotid and gives off branches that supply the neck and facefacial artery - an artery that originates in the external carotid and gives off branches that supply the neck and face
arteria maxillaris, maxillary artery - either of two arteries branching from the external carotid artery and supplying structure of the face