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haversian


haversian


  1  definition  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Haversian  \Ha*ver"sian\,  a. 
  Pertaining  to  or  discovered  by  Clopton  Havers,  an  English 
  physician  of  the  seventeenth  century. 
 
  {Haversian  canals}  (Anat.),  the  small  canals  through  which 
  the  blood  vessels  ramify  in  bone.