Extravascular

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Extravascular (Anat) Outside the vessels; -- said of the substance of all the tissues.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • extravascular Being out of the proper vessel or vessels; without distinct vessels: applied especially to the free circulation of the blood of insects between the viscera and the muscles, without special veins or arteries.
    • extravascular Nonvascular: applied to parts which have no blood-vessels: as, cuticle and cartilage are extravascular structures.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Extravascular situated outside of the vascular system
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Perh. a contraction for extraordinary.