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Definition of vascular:

  1. Consisting of, or containing, vessels as an essential part of a structure; full of vessels; specifically ( Bot.), pertaining to, or containing, special ducts, or tubes, for the circulation of sap.
  2. Of or pertaining to the higher division of plants, that is, the phaenogamous plants, all of which are vascular, in distinction from the cryptogams, which to a large extent are cellular only.
  3. Of or pertaining to the vessels of animal and vegetable bodies; as, the vascular functions.
  4. Operating by means of, or made up of an arrangement of, vessels; as, the vascular system in animals, including the arteries, veins, capillaries, lacteals, etc.

Synonyms:

cardiovascular, circulatory, cardiac, arterial, coronary, venous, positive.

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