anastomotic branch

n.

A blood vessel that connects two neighboring vessels.

Nearby words

  1. anastasius i,
  2. anastigmat,
  3. anastigmatic,
  4. anastomose,
  5. anastomosis,
  6. anastomotic ulcer,
  7. anastrophe,
  8. anastrozole,
  9. anastylosis,
  10. anat.


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