embolic

embolic

[em-bol-ik]
adjective
1.
Pathology. pertaining to an embolus or to embolism.
2.
Embryology. of, pertaining to, or resulting from emboly.

Origin:
1865–70; embol(us) + -ic

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embolic (ɛmˈbɒlɪk)
 
adj
1.  of or relating to an embolus or embolism
2.  embryol of, relating to, or resulting from invagination

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embolic em·bol·ic (ěm-bŏl'ĭk)
adj.

  1. Relating to, or caused by an embolus or an embolism.

  2. Relating to emboly.

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