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"vena cava" in British English

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vena cavanoun [ C ]

uk /ˌviː.nə ˈkeɪ.və/ us /ˌviː.nə ˈkeɪ.və/ plural venae cavae specialized

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vena cavanoun [ C ]

/ˌvi·nə ˈkeɪ·və/ plural venae cavae /ˌvi·ni ˈkeɪ·vi/

biology one of the two very large veins (= tubes that carry blood) that take blood without oxygen to the heart

(Definition of “vena cava” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)