adventitial
Relating to the outer coat or adventitia of a blood vessel or other structure. SYN: adventitious (3).

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ad·ven·ti·tial -əl adj of or relating to an adventitia

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ad·ven·ti·tial (ad″ven-tishґəl) pertaining to the tunica adventitia; called also adventitious.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • adventitial — adj. 1. of or pertaining to adventitia. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adventitial — adjective see adventitia …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • adventitial — See adventitia. * * * …   Universalium

  • adventitial — adjective Of or pertaining to the adventitia …   Wiktionary

  • adventitial — adj. relating to the outer covering of an organ or blood vessel …   English contemporary dictionary

  • adventitial — ad·ven·ti·tial …   English syllables

  • adventitial — adjective of or pertaining to the adventitia • Pertains to noun: ↑adventitia • Derivationally related forms: ↑adventitia …   Useful english dictionary

  • adventitial cell — pericyte …   Medical dictionary

  • adventitial coat — tunica adventitia …   Medical dictionary

  • adventitial fibroplasia — perimedial f …   Medical dictionary

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