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Definition of Branchial

Branchial
Branchial Bran"chi*al, a. (Anat.) Of or pertaining to branchi[ae] or gills. Branchial arches, the bony or cartilaginous arches which support the gills on each side of the throat of fishes and amphibians. See Illustration in Appendix. Branchial clefts, the openings between the branchial arches through which water passes.

Meaning of Branchial from wikipedia

- of obliteration of the second branchial cleft, i.e. failure of fusion of the second and third branchial arches. Branchial cleft cysts account for almost...
- Branchial may refer to: Branchial apparatus, an embryological structure. Branchial arch a series of bony "loops" present in fish, which support the gills...
- Branchial arches, or gill arches, are a series of bony "loops" present in fish, which support the gills. As gills are the primitive condition of vertebrates...
- precursors for many structures. In fish, the arches are known as the branchial arches, or gill arches. In the human embryo, the arches are first seen...
- afferent branchial veins. Since they only circulate venous blood, branchial hearts function under predominantly anaerobic conditions. Branchial hearts also...
- A branch (UK: /ˈbrɑːntʃ/ or UK: /ˈbræntʃ/, US: /ˈbræntʃ/) or tree branch (sometimes referred to in botany as a ramus) is a woody structural member connected...
- A pharyngeal groove (or branchial groove, or pharyngeal cleft) is made up of ectoderm unlike its counterpart the pharyngeal pouch on the endodermal side...
- supply is by the recurrent laryngeal nerve. Pharyngeal arch (often called branchial arch although this is more specifically a fish structure) DiGeorge syndrome...
- arches in humans, and the branchial arches in fish. Some sources prefer the term "branchiomotor",[permanent dead link] or "branchial efferent". The only nerves...
- and related membranes. "Medcyclopaedia - Branchial apparatus". Retrieved 2009-05-28. "Lecture 24. Branchial Apparatus". Archived from the original on...
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