Definition of Anastomoses

1. Noun. (plural of anastomosis) ¹

2. Verb. (third-person singular of anastomose) ¹

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Definition of Anastomoses

1. anastomose [v] - See also: anastomose

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Anastomoses

anastigmatic lens
anastomosed graft
anastomoses (current term)
anastomosing fibres
anastomosing vessel
anastomosis arteriovenosa
anastomotic branch
anastomotic branch of middle meningeal artery to lacrimal artery
anastomotic stricture
anastomotic ulcer
anastomotic vein
anastomotic veins

Literary usage of Anastomoses

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Blood Supply to the Heart in Its Anatomical and Clinical Aspects by Louis Gross (1921)
"The question of anastomoses resolves itself into three groups: (1) Do anastomoses ... (2) Do anastomoses exist between branches of each coronary artery? ..."

2. The Treatment of Certain Malignant Growths by Excision of the External Carotids by Robert Hugh Mackay Dawbarn (1903)
"No named anastomoses. anastomoses with fellow. anastomoses with fel- l ... anastomoses with fellow ; also (Morris) with other facial and tonsillar arteries. ..."

3. Quain's Elements of Anatomy by Jones Quain, Allen Thomson, George Dancer Thane (1882)
"The existence of minute anastomoses between some of the visceral branches of the abdominal aorta and those supplying the wall of the cavity has been ..."

4. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"anastomoses are found in the arteries, veins and lymphatics. anastomoses of nerve and muscle fibres are also spoken of. ANATASE, a mineral more correctly ..."

5. Anatomy, Descriptive and Surgical by Henry Gray (1901)
"In the limbs the anastomoses are most numerous and of largest size around the joints, ... these anastomoses are of considerable interest to the surgeon, ..."

6. The Practitioner by Gale Group, ProQuest Information and Learning Company (1905)
"anastomoses (Fig. 4). This is done by grasping the piece of intestine in such a way as to groove it, the two resulting ridges Fig- 4- being then sewn ..."

7. The Physiology of Man: Designed to Represent the Existing State of by Austin Flint (1873)
"... of the facial—Alternate paralysis—Course and distribution of the facial—anastomoses with sensitive nerves—Summary of the anastomoses and distribution of ..."

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