from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Of, relating to, or caused by an embolus or an embolism.
  • adjective Of or relating to emboly.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Inserted; intercalated; embolismic.
  • In pathology, relating to embolism, or plugging of a blood-vessel.
  • Pertaining to emboly; characterized by or resulting from emboly.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Embolismic.
  • adjective (Med.) Pertaining to an embolism; produced by an embolism.
  • adjective (Biol.) Pushing or growing in; -- said of a kind of invagination. See under Invagination.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective pathology Of or relating to an embolus or an embolism.
  • adjective Pertaining to emboly.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective of or relating to an embolism or embolus


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