What is alveolar?

  • (adj): Pertaining to the tiny air sacs of the lungs.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on alveolar:

Alveolar-arterial Gradient
... The Alveolar–arterial gradient (A–a gradient), is a measure of the difference between the alveolar concentration (A) of oxygen and the arterial (a ...

More definitions of "alveolar":

  • (adj): Pertaining to the alveolar ridge.
    Example: "Alveolar consonant"