Definition of vascular adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈvæskjələ(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈvæskjələr//
[usually before noun] (specialist)
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of or containing veins (= the tubes that carry liquids around the bodies of animals and plants) the vascular system vascular disease Word Originlate 17th cent.: from modern Latin vascularis, from Latin vasculum, diminutive of vas ‘vessel’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: vascular