carotid-body tumor n.
- Carotid-cavernous fistula
carotid-cavernous fistula carotid-cavernous fistula n. An arteriovenous communication due to rupture of the intracavernous portion of the carotid artery.
carotene. Historical Examples Lycopersicin (or lycopin) is a hydrocarbon pigment having the same formula as carotin. The Chemistry of Plant Life Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher Associated with it are other pigments, which have been variously reported as carotin, phycoxanthin, etc. The Chemistry of Plant Life Roscoe Wilfred Thatcher To separate the carotin from xanthophyll place the […]
carotodynia carotodynia ca·rot·o·dyn·i·a (kə-rŏt’ə-dĭn’ē-ə) n. Pain caused by pressure on the carotid artery.
a noisy or drunken feast or social gathering; revelry. Historical Examples The music blared, and to complete their carousal wine flowed freely. Legends of the Rhine Wilhelm Ruland Have you collected the provisions for the carousal of the millions? The Continental Monthly, Vol 6, No 5, November 1864 Various Selby had probably returned from a […]