Definitions for facial artery
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word facial artery
facial artery, arteria facialis, external maxillary artery(noun)
an artery that originates in the external carotid and gives off branches that supply the neck and face
The facial artery is a branch of the external carotid artery that supplies structures of the superficial face.
Find a translation for the facial artery definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these facial artery definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"facial artery." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 17 Sep. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/facial artery>.