noun, plural a·nas·to·mo·ses [uh-nas-tuh-moh-seez] /əˌnæs təˈmoʊ siz/.
Related formsa·nas·to·mot·ic [uh-nas-tuh-mot-ik] /əˌnæs təˈmɒt ɪk/, adjective
Examples from the Web for anastomosis
In such cases the anastomosis between branches of the coronary arteries is unusually free.Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension:|Louis Marshall Warfield
Aneurysm by Anastomosis is the name applied to a vascular tumour in which the arteries, veins, and capillaries are all involved.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles
We sometimes, however, find cases of anastomosis among the stems of even the higher plants.The Testimony of the Rocks|Hugh Miller
By means of anastomosis, if the course of a fluid is arrested in one vessel it can proceed along others.
In the smaller vessels a frequent running together, or anastomosis, occurs.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse|United States Department of Agriculture