capillary arteriole

n.

A minute artery that terminates in a capillary.

Nearby words

  1. charge up,
  2. charge with,
  3. charge, electrical,
  4. charge-a-plate,
  5. charge-cap,
  6. charge-off,
  7. chargeable,
  8. chargeable asset,
  9. chargeable transfer,
  10. chargeback


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