Arterialized
Arterialize Ar*te"ri*al*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Arterialized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Arterializing}.] To transform, as the venous blood, into arterial blood by exposure to oxygen in the lungs; to make arterial. [1913 Webster]

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  • arterialized — arterialize (Amer.) v. change venous blood to arterial blood by infusing oxygen; make arterial (also arterialise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • arterialized — or arterialised adjective Physiology (of blood) converted from venous to arterial by oxygenation. Derivatives arterialization noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • arterialized flap — a flap whose blood supply in the new site is maintained by a vein that is grafted to an artery …   Medical dictionary

  • Arteries — Artery Ar ter*y, n.; pl. {Arteries}. [L. arteria windpipe, artery, Gr. ?.] 1. The trachea or windpipe. [Obs.] Under the artery, or windpipe, is the mouth of the stomach. Holland. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) One of the vessels or tubes which carry… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Artery — Ar ter*y, n.; pl. {Arteries}. [L. arteria windpipe, artery, Gr. ?.] 1. The trachea or windpipe. [Obs.] Under the artery, or windpipe, is the mouth of the stomach. Holland. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) One of the vessels or tubes which carry either… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Arterial blood — 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Arterialize — Ar*te ri*al*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Arterialized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Arterializing}.] To transform, as the venous blood, into arterial blood by exposure to oxygen in the lungs; to make arterial. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Arterializing — Arterialize Ar*te ri*al*ize, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Arterialized}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Arterializing}.] To transform, as the venous blood, into arterial blood by exposure to oxygen in the lungs; to make arterial. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Eupnaea — Eup*n[ae] a, n. [NL., fr. gr. ? easy breathing; e y^ well + ? to breathe.] (Physiol.) Normal breathing where arterialization of the blood is normal, in distinction from dyspn[ae]a, in which the blood is insufficiently arterialized. Foster. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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