maxillary artery(redirected from arteria maxillaris)
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maxillary artery[′mak·sə‚ler·ē ′ärd·ə·rē]
A branch of the external carotid artery which supplies the deep structures of the face (internal maxillary) and the side of the face and nose (external maxillary).
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