Definition of “azygous” - English Dictionary

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“azygous” in British English

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azygousadjective

uk /əˈzaɪ.ɡəs/ us /eɪˈzaɪ.ɡəs/ specialized

(of any structure in the body) existing as a single structure, not part of a pair:

If the obstruction is above the entry of the azygous vein, the syndrome is less pronounced.

(Definition of “azygous” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)