jugular vein Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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jugular veinnoun [C]

/ˈdʒʌɡ.jʊ.ləˌveɪn/  us /-lɚ-/ (also jugular)
any of several ​large veins in the ​neck that ​carryblood 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 ​carryblood 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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