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ɑrˈtɪər i əlar·te·ri·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arterialadjective

    of or involving or contained in the arteries

    "arterial disease"; "the arterial system"; "arterial blood"


  1. arterialnoun

    A through road.

  2. arterialadjective

    Of or relating to an artery.

  3. arterialadjective

    Of or relating to a route, major.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Arterialadjective

    of or pertaining to an artery, or the arteries; as, arterial action; the arterial system

    Etymology: [Cf. F. artriel.]

  2. Arterialadjective

    of or pertaining to a main channel (resembling an artery), as a river, canal, or railroad

    Etymology: [Cf. F. artriel.]

Editors Contribution

  1. arterial

    Arterial (noun) describes as artery.

    Arterial transmit as bright red blood particular in most arteries that has been oxygenated in lungs or gills.

    Submitted by pinkss5 on October 21, 2015  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of arterial in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of arterial in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of arterial in a Sentence

  1. John Wass:

    There is good evidence that saturated fat increases cholesterol and problems with arterial disease, what is needed is a balanced diet, regular physical activity and a normal healthy weight.

  2. Christopher Clark:

    This kind of narrowing can indicate more widespread arterial disease, which we know can lead to heart attacks, strokes, and death.

  3. Andrew Freeman:

    There are some indicators that using vinegar can improve arterial health and improve blood cholesterol, and there's even more power if combined with green leafy vegetables, the data is not particularly strong or overwhelming, but vascular health may be enhanced.

  4. Tom Wolfe:

    Carol Doda's Breasts are up there the way one imagines Electra's should have been, two incredible mammiform protrusions, no mere pliable mass of feminine tissues and fats there but living arterial sculpture––viscera spigot––great blown-up aureate morning glories.

  5. Andrew Schneider:

    I feel like I can handle a lot of things. I can handle a parasitic infection and separating lesions, arterial sclerosis. But this stuff...I just want to go through life thinking people are happy, naive as that may sound.

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