From the dorsal aorta a pair of arteries, the subclavian, are given off to the pectoral fins.
If you heard her going over the 'subclavian,' you 'd swear she had the book in her hand.
It had bled a good deal in the boat, and it was doubtful whether the subclavian artery might not be divided.
The subclavian arteries spring from the common trunks which unite to form the dorsal aorta.
The purring thrill was very superficial, and chiefly palpable over the subclavian vessels.
It merely remains for me to say a few words about the subclavian and vertebral arteries.
From the arch of the aorta rise two symmetrical innominates, each of which divides later into a carotid and subclavian.
The vein from the anterior pair of fins (subclavian) usually unites with the anterior jugular vein.
Through the shoulder had passed a musquet ball, which had divided the subclavian artery and caused death by loss of blood.
Here is an instrument for deligating the subclavian artery, that the maker has done me the honour to call after me.