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English definition of “jugular (vein)”

jugular (vein)

noun [C] uk   /ˈdʒʌɡ.jʊ.ləˌveɪn/ us    /-lɚ-/
any of several large veins in the neck that carry blood from the head to the heartThe circulatory system and blood
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