Definition of arterious in English:

arterious

adjective

Medicine
rare, historical
  • Arterial.

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in John Banister (1532/3–?1610), surgeon. From post-classical Latin arteriosus of or belonging to an artery from classical Latin artēria + -ōsus. Compare Middle French arterieux, French † artérieux, Old Occitan arterios.

Pronunciation

arterious

/ɑːˈtɪərɪəs/