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in·con·stant

(in-kon'stănt),
1. Irregular.
2. In anatomy, denoting a structure (for example, artery, nerve) that may or may not be present.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

in·con·stant

(in-kon'stănt)
1. Irregular.
2. anatomy Denoting a structure, such as an artery, or nerve, which may or may not be present.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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