What does arterial mean?

Definitions for arterial
ɑr?t??r i ?lar·te·ri·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. arterial(adj)

    of or involving or contained in the arteries

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


  1. arterial(Noun)

    A through road.

  2. arterial(Adjective)

    Of or relating to an artery.

  3. arterial(Adjective)

    Of or relating to a route, major.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Arterial(adj)

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

    Etymology: [Cf. F. artriel.]

  2. Arterial(adj)

    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  

How to pronounce arterial?

  1. Alex
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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. 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.

  3. Christopher Clark:

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

  4. 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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