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[em-bol-ik] /ɛmˈbɒl ɪk/

Pathology. pertaining to an or to .
Embryology. of, relating to, or resulting from emboly.
of or relating to an embolus or embolism
(embryol) of, relating to, or resulting from invagination

embolic em·bol·ic (ěm-bŏl’ĭk)


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