capillary artery


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Noun1.capillary artery - one of the small thin-walled arteries that end in capillariescapillary artery - one of the small thin-walled arteries that end in capillaries
arteria, arterial blood vessel, artery - a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body
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His newest work featured in Triad, Goodbye the Hoek of Holland, combines an old photograph of a ship being dragged along by a close-up of a capillary artery.