artery

(redirected from elastic arteries)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • noun

Synonyms for artery

Synonyms for artery

a blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the body

Related Words

a major thoroughfare that bears important traffic

Related Words

References in periodicals archive ?
Zimlichman and his colleagues found that the patients who received antioxidants had more elastic arteries and better blood sugar and cholesterol profiles.
12) The elastic arteries were examined for recent and organized thrombi and for atherosclerosis.
This included 1 patient in whom only fresh thrombi were found in elastic arteries.