renal artery

n.

An artery with its origin in the aorta and with distribution to the kidney.

Nearby words

  1. renaissance man,
  2. renaissance revival,
  3. renaissance woman,
  4. renaissant,
  5. renal,
  6. renal carcinosarcoma,
  7. renal cast,
  8. renal clearance,
  9. renal column,
  10. renal corpuscle


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