noun, plural a·nas·to·mo·ses [uh-nas-tuh-moh-seez]. /əˌnæs təˈmoʊ siz/.
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OTHER WORDS FROM anastomosisa·nas·to·mot·ic [uh-nas-tuh-mot-ik], /əˌnæs təˈmɒt ɪk/, adjective
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From the semilunar anastomosis radiate two main groups of arterial branches, an ascending group and a descending one.Diseases of the Horse's Foot|Harry Caulton Reeks
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
Thoracic anastomosis between internal mammary and intercostals, with branches of axillary.
Anastomosis varies with the position of the ligature, but is very free between the various muscular branches of these vessels.
In the smaller vessels a frequent running together, or anastomosis, occurs.Special Report on Diseases of the Horse|United States Department of Agriculture