arterial
I. adjective Date: 15th century 1. a. of or relating to an artery b. relating to or being the bright red blood present in most arteries that has been oxygenated in lungs or gills 2. of, relating to, or constituting through traffic • arterially adverb II. noun Date: 1932 a through street or highway

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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 — 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 — 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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