the first Sunday in Advent.
the first of the four Sundays of Advent, and the one that falls nearest to November 30
Also called Second Adventist. a member of any of certain Christian denominations that maintain that the Second Advent of Christ is imminent. of or relating to Adventists. Contemporary Examples The daughter of 7th Day Adventist missionaries, Heidi Nelson was raised with the expectation that she would do well. House of Cruz: the Making of Ted […]
the external covering of an organ or other structure, derived from connective tissue, especially the external covering of a blood vessel. Historical Examples The adventitia varies much in thickness, being better developed in the medium-sized than in the large arteries. Arteriosclerosis and Hypertension: Louis Marshall Warfield Up to the third decade there is only a […]
the external covering of an organ or other structure, derived from connective tissue, especially the external covering of a blood vessel. noun the outermost covering of an organ or part, esp the outer coat of a blood vessel adventitial ad·ven·ti·tial (ād’věn-tĭsh’əl, -vən-) adj. Of or relating to the adventitia of an organ or blood vessel. […]
- Adventitial cell
adventitial cell adventitial cell n. See pericyte.