Arterial
Arterial Ar*te"ri*al, a. [Cf. F. art['e]riel.] 1. Of or pertaining to an artery, or the arteries; as, arterial action; the arterial system. [1913 Webster]

2. Of or pertaining to a main channel (resembling an artery), as a river, canal, or railroad. [1913 Webster]

{Arterial blood}, blood which has been changed and vitalized (arterialized) during passage through the lungs. [1913 Webster]


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  • arterial — ARTERIÁL, Ă, arteriali, e, adj. Care aparţine arterelor, privitor la artere, care circulă prin artere. [pr.: ri al] – Din fr. artériel. Trimis de cata, 14.03.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  arteriál adj. m. (sil. ri al), pl. arteriáli; f …   Dicționar Român

  • arterial — adjetivo 1. De las arterias. presión* arterial. sangre arterial. tensión* arterial …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • arterial — adj. Perteneciente o relativo a las arterias. ☛ V. presión arterial, tensión arterial …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • arterial — (adj.) early 15c., from Fr. artérial (Mod.Fr. artériel), from L. arteria; see ARTERY (Cf. artery) …   Etymology dictionary

  • arterial — adj. 2 g. 1. Relativo às artérias (ex.: pressão arterial). 2. Diz se do sangue oxigenado depois da hematose, que circula nas artérias, na grande circulação e nas veias na pequena circulação.   ‣ Etimologia: artéria + al …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • arterial — [är tir′ē əl] adj. [Fr artérial (now artériel) < ML arterialis: see ARTERY] 1. of or like an artery or arteries 2. designating or of the blood in the arteries, which has been oxygenated in the lungs or gills and is brighter red than that in… …   English World dictionary

  • arterial — Relativo o concerniente a una arteria. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud, Ediciones Hancourt, S.A. 1999 …   Diccionario médico

  • arterial — index causeway Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • arterial — ► adjetivo MEDICINA Que tiene relación con las arterias: ■ me tomó la presión arterial. * * * arterial adj. De las arterias: ‘Tensión arterial’. * * * arterial. adj. Perteneciente o relativo a las arterias. □ V. presión arterial, tensión arterial …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • arterial — [[t]ɑː(r)tɪ͟əriəl[/t]] 1) ADJ: ADJ n Arterial means involving or relating to your arteries and the movement of blood through your body. ...people with arterial disease. 2) ADJ: ADJ n An arterial road or railway is a main road or railway within a… …   English dictionary

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