lienal artery n.
An artery with its origin in the celiac trunk, with branches to the pancreatic, left gastroepiploic, short gastric, and splenic arteries. Also called splenic artery.
[lahy-uh-nek-tuh-mee] /ˌlaɪ əˈnɛk tə mi/ noun, plural lienectomies. Surgery. 1. .
[leen-hohl-der] /ˈlinˌhoʊl dər/ noun, Law. 1. a person who has a on particular property. noun a person who retains legal possession of a piece of property until the person to whom he/she has advanced money for use of the property has satisfactorily repaid the debt
[lahy-uh-nahy-tis] /ˌlaɪ əˈnaɪ tɪs/ noun, Pathology. 1. inflammation of the spleen; splenitis.
- Lien mobilis
lien mobilis lien mo·bi·lis (mō’bə-lĭs) n. See floating spleen.