median artery

n.

An artery with its origin in the anterior interosseous artery and with distribution to the palm.

Nearby words

  1. medial pterygoid muscle,
  2. medial rectus muscle,
  3. medial supraclavicular nerve,
  4. medially,
  5. median,
  6. median bar of mercier,
  7. median groove of tongue,
  8. median lethal dose,
  9. median line,
  10. median longitudinal raphe of tongue


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