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jugular veinnoun [C]

/ˈdʒʌɡ.jə.lə ˌveɪn/ /ˈdʒʌɡ.jə.lɚ ˌveɪn/ also jugular
any of several large veins in the neck that carry blood from the head to the heart
(Definition of jugular vein from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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jugular (vein)noun [C]

us   /ˈdʒʌɡ·jə·lər (ˌveɪn)/
any of several large veins (= tubes that carry blood to the heart) in the neck
(Definition of jugular (vein) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “jugular vein”
in Chinese (Simplified) 颈静脉…
in Chinese (Traditional) 頸靜脈…
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