hemal

hemal

[hee-muhl]
adjective
1.
Also, hematal. of or pertaining to the blood or blood vessels.
2.
Zoology. noting, pertaining to, or on the side of the body ventral to the spinal axis, containing the heart and principal blood vessels.

Origin:
1830–40; hem- + -al1

interhemal, adjective
pseudohemal, adjective
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haemal or (US) hemal (ˈhiːməl)
 
adj
1.  of or relating to the blood or the blood vessels
2.  denoting or relating to the region of the body containing the heart
 
hemal or (US) hemal
 
adj

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hemal he·mal (hē'məl)
adj.

  1. Of or relating to the blood or blood vessels.

  2. Relating to or located on the side of the body that contains the heart and principal blood vessels.

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