browse words by letter
a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z
arteriole

more about arteriole

arteriole


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Arteriole  \Ar*te"ri*ole\,  n.  [NL.  arteriola,  dim.  of  L.  arteria: 
  cf  F.  art['e]riole.] 
  A  small  artery. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  arteriole 
  n  :  one  of  the  small  thin-walled  arteries  that  end  in 
  capillaries  [syn:  {arteriola},  {capillary  artery}] 




more about arteriole