alveolar artery


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alveolar artery

one of two arteries, the posterior and the anterior, that supply the upper teeth.

alveolar artery

The superior or the inferior alveolar artery (branches of the maxillary artery), which supply blood to the bones, gingivae, and teeth of the upper and lower jaws.
See also: artery