Skip to Content

branchial

Pronunciation: brang′kē-ăl

Definition:

  1. Relating to branchiae or gills (in fish).
  2. In human embryology, denoting the various structures constituting the pharyngeal apparatus.

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide