Search Result for "arterial blood":
1. blood found in arteries;
- Example: "except for the pulmonary artery the arterial blood is rich in oxygen"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Arterial \Ar*te"ri*al\, a. [Cf. F. art['e]riel.] 1. Of or pertaining to an artery, or the arteries; as, arterial action; the arterial system. [1913 Webster] 2. Of or pertaining to a main channel (resembling an artery), as a river, canal, or railroad. [1913 Webster] Arterial blood, blood which has been changed and vitalized (arterialized) during passage through the lungs. [1913 Webster]