innominate artery definition

  • noun:
    • An artery that comes from the arch of the aorta and divides in to the right subclavian and correct carotid arteries. Also known as brachiocephalic artery, brachiocephalic trunk.
    • a sizable artery arising from the arch of aorta and divides in to the correct subclavian artery therefore the correct common carotid artery; products just the right side of the neck and head and correct neck and arm

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