Definition of Arteria maxillaris
1. Noun. Either of two arteries branching from the external carotid artery and supplying structure of the face.
Generic synonyms: Arteria, Arterial Blood Vessel, Artery
Specialized synonyms: Arteria Facialis, External Maxillary Artery, Facial Artery, Internal Maxillary Artery
Medical Definition of Arteria maxillaris
Lexicographical Neighbors of Arteria Maxillaris
Literary usage of Arteria maxillaris
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Anatomical and histological dissection of the human ear: In the Normal by Adam Politzer (1892)
"... the tendon of the temporal muscle has been completely cut through, whereby the commencing part of the arteria maxillaris intern, will become exposed. ..."
2. The Anatomy and Physiology of the Human Body by John Bell, Charles Bell (1829)
"RNA. < 1. Ramus Auricularis. '2. Arteria Meningea Media. 3. Arteriae Parvae. 4. arteria maxillaris Inferior. ..."