noun, plural co·ni ar·te·ri·o·si [koh-nahy ahr-teer-ee-oh-sahy, koh-nee ahr-teer-ee-oh-see] /ˈkoʊ naɪ ɑrˌtɪər iˈoʊ saɪ, ˈkoʊ ni ɑrˌtɪər iˈoʊ si/. Anatomy, Zoology.
Origin of conus arteriosus
Examples from the Web for conus
Historical Examples of conus
The teeth of Conus are hollow and very sharp and have a barb on the end.
With the reduction of the conus the bulbus arteriosus is enlarged.
Conus maculosus is an inhabitant of the last-named locality.Voyage Of H.M.S. Rattlesnake, Vol. 2 (of 2)
Amongst the Teleostomes the lower ganoids show a similar development of longitudinal rows of valves in the conus.
In Amia (fig. 26, B), however, the conus is shortened and the number of valves in each longitudinal row is much reduced.
noun plural -ni
1885, from Latin conus "cone" (see cone).