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"blood vessel" in British English

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blood vesselnoun [C]

uk   us  
any of the ​tubes through which ​bloodflows in the ​body
(Definition of blood vessel from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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blood vesselnoun [C]

 /ˈblʌd ˌves·əl/
any of the ​tubes through which blood ​flows in the ​body
(Definition of blood vessel from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “blood vessel”
in Chinese (Simplified) 血管…
in Turkish kan damarı…
in Russian кровеносный сосуд…
in Chinese (Traditional) 血管…
in Polish naczynie krwionośne…
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