inferior alveolar artery

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inferior alveolar artery

[in′fir·ē·ər al¦vē·ə·lər ′ärd·ə·rē]
(anatomy)
A branch of the internal maxillary artery supplying the mucous membrane of the mouth and teeth of the lower jaw.
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