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epi- +‎ arterial


eparterial (not comparable)

  1. (anatomy) Situated upon or above an artery; applied especially to the branches of the bronchi given off above the point where the pulmonary artery crosses the bronchus.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for eparterial in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)