1. temporal arteritis inflammation of the temporal arteries
  2. temporal artery any of the three arteries on either side of the brain supplying the cortex of the temporal lobe
  3. temporal order arrangement of events in time
  4. polyarteritis inflammation of several arteries
  5. temporal property a property relating to time
  6. periarteritis inflammation of the outer coat of an artery
  7. temporal canthus the outer corner of the eye
  8. temporal ccortex that part of the cerebral cortex in either hemisphere of the brain lying inside the temples of the head
  9. temporal gyrus any of the convolutions of the outer surface of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum
  10. temporal relation a relation involving time
  11. femoral artery the chief artery of the thigh
  12. spondylarthritis arthritis that affects one or more of the intervertebral joints in the spine
  13. degenerative arthritis chronic breakdown of cartilage in the joints
  14. temporality the worldly possessions of a church
  15. temporalis muscle extending from the temporal fossa to the coronoid process of the mandible; acts to raise the mandible and close the jaws
  16. rheumatoid arthritis a chronic autoimmune disease with inflammation of the joints and marked deformities; something (possibly a virus) triggers an attack on the synovium by the immune system, which releases cytokines that stimulate an inflammatory reaction that can lead to the destruction of all components of the joint
  17. digital arteries arteries in the hand and foot that supply the fingers and toes
  18. temperature unit a unit of measurement for temperature
  19. Takayasu's arteritis disorder characterized by the absence of a pulse in both arms and in the carotid arteries
  20. Temple of Artemis a large temple at Ephesus that was said to be one of the seven wonders of the ancient world

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