Veiling Veinal

Vein

Meanings and phrases

vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart; vena; venous blood vessel
  2. a distinctive style or manner
  3. any of the vascular bundles or ribs that form the branching framework of conducting and supporting tissues in a leaf or other plant organ; nervure
  4. a layer of ore between layers of rock; mineral vein
  5. one of the horny ribs that stiffen and support the wing of an insect; nervure

vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. make a veinlike pattern
n.
  1. a vein that passes along the radial edge of the forearm and joins the cephalic vein near the elbow; vena cephalica accessoria

accessory hemiazygos vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein formed by the union of the 4th to 7th posterior intercostal veins; empties into the azygos vein; accessory hemiazygous vein; vena hemiazygos accessoria

accessory hemiazygous vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein formed by the union of the 4th to 7th posterior intercostal veins; empties into the azygos vein; accessory hemiazygos vein; vena hemiazygos accessoria
n.
  1. a vein that accompanies the vertebral vein but passes through the foramen of the transverse process of the 7th cervical vertebra and empties into the brachiocephalic vein; vena vertebralis accessoria
n.
  1. a vein accompanying another structure; a vein may accompany an artery in such a way that the arterial pulses aid venous return; vena comitans
n.
  1. either of two communicating veins serving the brain; vena anastomotica

angular vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a short vein formed by the supraorbital vein and the supratrochlear vein and continuing as the facial vein; vena angularis
n.
  1. a major drainage channel from the cephalic part of the body
n.
  1. accompanies the anterior cerebral artery and empties into the basal vein; vena cerebri anterior
n.
  1. a continuation of the angular vein; unites with the retromandibular vein before emptying into the internal jugular vein; vena facialis anterior
n.
  1. arises below the chin from veins draining the lower face; joins the external jugular vein
n.
  1. a vein that accompanies the ascending cervical artery and opens into the vertebral vein; vena vertebralis anterior
n.
  1. a vein that accompanies the appendicular artery and empties into the ileocolic vein; vena appendicularis
n.
  1. veins that receive blood from interlobular veins of kidney and rectal venules; vena arcuata renis

auricular vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of two veins serving the ear region; vena auricularis

axillary vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a continuation of the basilic vein and brachial vein that becomes the subclavian vein; vena axillaris

azygos vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of a system of veins that drain the thoracic and abdominal walls; arises as a continuation of the right ascending lumbar vein and terminates in the superior vena cava; azygous vein; vena azygos

azygous vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of a system of veins that drain the thoracic and abdominal walls; arises as a continuation of the right ascending lumbar vein and terminates in the superior vena cava; azygos vein; vena azygos

basal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a large vein passing along the medial surface of the temporal lobe and emptying into the great cerebral vein; vena basalis

basilic vein

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n.
  1. a vein that drains the back of the hand and forearm and empties into the axillary vein; vena basilica

basivertebral vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of a number of veins draining the spongy substance of the vertebrae and emptying into the anterior internal vertebral venous plexus; vena basivertebralis

brachial vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. two veins in either arm that accompany the brachial artery and empty into the axillary vein; vena brachialis

brachiocephalic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins formed by the union of the internal jugular and subclavian veins; innominate vein; vena brachiocephalica

bronchial vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins serving the bronchi; empty into the azygos vein; vena bronchialis

capillary vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a minute vein continuous with a capillary; venule; venula

cardinal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of the major venous channels in primitive adult vertebrates and in embryos of higher vertebrates
n.
  1. vein formed by the union of the retinal veins; accompanies central arteries of the retina in the optic nerve; vena centrales retinae

central vein of suprarenal gland

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a single draining vein; on the right it empties into the inferior vena cava; on the left it empties into the left renal vein; vena centralis glandulae suprarenalis

cephalic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a large vein of the arm that empties into the axillary vein; vena cephalica

cerebellar vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the veins draining the cerebellum; vena cerebellum

cerebral vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several veins serving the cerebral hemispheres of the brain; vena cerebri

cervical vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein that accompanies an artery of the same name; deep cervical vein; vena cervicalis profunda

choroid vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. either of two veins serving the choroid coat of the eye; vena choroidea
n.
  1. either of two veins that accompany arteries of the same name serving the hip and thigh; vena circumflexus femoris
n.
  1. accompanies the artery of the same name; vena circumflexa ilium

circumflex vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several curved parallel veins accompanying arteries of the same name; vena circumflexa

clitoral vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins that serve the clitoris; vena clitoridis

colic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. vein serving the large intestine; vena colica
n.
  1. the major return channels to the heart; formed by anastomosis of the anterior and posterior cardinal veins

common facial vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. vein formed by union of facial vein and the retromandibular vein and emptying into the jugular vein

common iliac vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. formed by the internal and external iliac veins; unites with its fellow from the opposite side of the body to form the inferior vena cava

costoaxillary vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of several veins connecting intercostal veins with the lateral thoracic vein or the thoracoepigastric vein

cutaneous vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of a number of veins in the subcutaneous tissue that empty into deep veins; vena cutanea

cystic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. vein that drains the gallbladder; vena cystica

deep cervical vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein that accompanies an artery of the same name; cervical vein; vena cervicalis profunda
n.
  1. accompanies the middle cerebral artery deep in the Sylvian fissure; empties into the basal vein

deep temporal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. temporal veins that empty into the pterygoid plexus

digital vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of the veins serving the fingers or toes; vena digitalis

diploic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of the veins serving the spongy part of the cranial bones; vena diploica
n.
  1. vein that is a tributary of the subclavian vein or external jugular vein and accompanies the descending scapular artery; vena scapularis dorsalis

emissary vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of several connecting veins in the scalp and head that drain blood from sinuses in the dura mater to veins outside the skull; vena emissaria

epigastric vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins serving the anterior walls of the abdomen

ethmoidal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins that drain the ethmoidal sinuses and empty into the superior ophthalmic vein; vena ethmoidalis
n.
  1. a continuation of the femoral vein; unites with the internal iliac vein to form the common iliac vein
n.
  1. formed by the junction of the posterior auricular and the retromandibular veins; empties into the subclavian vein
n.
  1. one of the veins that drain the external nose and empty into the angular or facial vein; vena nasalis externa

facial vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several veins draining the face; vena facialis

femoral vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein that accompanies the femoral artery in the same sheath; a continuation of the popliteal vein; becomes the external iliac vein; vena femoralis

fibular vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. accompany the peroneal arteries; arising in the heel and running up the back of the leg to join the posterior tibial veins of the popliteal vein; peroneal vein; vena peroneus

gastric vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of several veins draining the stomach walls; vena gastrica

gastroepiploic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of two veins serving the great curvature of the stomach; gastroomental vein; vena gastroomentalis

gastroomental vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of two veins serving the great curvature of the stomach; gastroepiploic vein; vena gastroomentalis

genicular vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins that drain blood from structures around the knee; empty into the popliteal vein; vena genus

gluteal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins draining the gluteal muscles on either side of the body; vena gluteus
n.
  1. a cerebral vein formed by the two internal cerebral veins and continuing into the sinus rectus; vena cerebri magna

great saphenous vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the longest vein in the body; runs from foot to the groin where it joins the femoral vein; long saphenous vein

hemizygos vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a continuation of the left ascending lumbar vein; crosses the midline at the 8th vertebra and empties into the azygos vein; hemizygous vein; vena hemizygos

hemizygous vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a continuation of the left ascending lumbar vein; crosses the midline at the 8th vertebra and empties into the azygos vein; hemizygos vein; vena hemizygos

hemorrhoidal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several veins draining the walls of the anal canal and rectum; rectal vein; vena rectalis
n.
  1. a short vein that carries blood into the liver; portal vein; portal; vena portae

hepatic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein that drains the liver; empties into the vena cava; vena hepatica

hypogastric vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein that unites with the external iliac vein to form the common iliac vein; internal iliac vein

ileocolic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein that drains the end of the ileum and the appendix and the cecum and the lower part of the ascending colon; vena ileocolica

iliac vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of three veins draining the pelvic area; vena iliaca

iliolumbar vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a branch of the internal iliac vein; vena iliolumbalis
n.
  1. veins that drain the undersurface of the cerebral hemispheres and empty into the cavernous and transverse sinuses; venae cerebrum inferior
n.
  1. empties into the external iliac vein; vena epigastrica inferior
n.
  1. a tributary of the facial vein that drains the lower lip; vena labialis inferior
n.
  1. a vein that drains a venous network in the floor and medial wall of the eye socket
n.
  1. either of two pulmonary veins (left and right) returning blood from the inferior lobes of the lungs; vena pulmanalis inferior

inferior thalamostriate vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tributaries to the basal vein; striate vein
n.
  1. any of several veins on each side that drain the thyroid gland and empty into the innominate vein

innominate vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins formed by the union of the internal jugular and subclavian veins; brachiocephalic vein; vena brachiocephalica

intercapitular vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins connecting the dorsal and palmar veins of the hand or the dorsal and plantar veins of the foot; vena intercapitalis
n.
  1. several veins draining the intercostal spaces of the rib cage; vena intercostalis
n.
  1. veins that drain the inner ear; labyrinthine vein
n.
  1. two paired veins passing caudally near the midline and uniting to form the great cerebral vein; vena cerebrum internus
n.
  1. a vein that unites with the external iliac vein to form the common iliac vein; hypogastric vein
n.
  1. a continuation of the sigmoid sinus of the dura mater; joins the subclavian vein to form the brachiocephalic vein
n.
  1. one of several veins accompanying spinal nerves; vena intervertebralis

jugular vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins in the neck that return blood from the head; vena jugularis; jugular
E.g.
  • The external jugular vein runs superficially to sternocleidomastoid.
  • There is also another minor jugular vein, the anterior jugular vein, draining the submaxillary region.

labial vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins draining the lips of the vulva; vena labialis
  2. a vein draining the lips of the mouth; vena labialis
n.
  1. veins that drain the inner ear; internal auditory vein

lacrimal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. drains the lacrimal gland; empties into the superior ophthalmic vein; vena lacrimalis

laryngeal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of two veins draining the larynx; vena laryngea

left gastric vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. arises from a union of veins from the gastric cardia; runs in the lesser omentum; empties into the portal vein; vena gastrica sinistra

lingual vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein that receives blood from the tongue and the floor of the mouth and empties into the internal jugular or the facial vein; vena lingualis

long saphenous vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. the longest vein in the body; runs from foot to the groin where it joins the femoral vein; great saphenous vein

lumbar vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins that drain the posterior body wall and the lumbar vertebral venous plexuses; vena lumbalis

maxillary vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. posterior continuation of the pterygoid plexus; joins the superficial temporal vein to form the retromandibular vein; vena maxillaris

mesenteric vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tributary of the portal vein passing from the intestine between the two layers of mesentery; vena mesenterica

metacarpal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. dorsal and palmar veins of the hand; vena metacarpus

metatarsal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. dorsal and plantar branches of veins serving the metatarsal region of the foot; vena metatarsus
n.
  1. either of two cerebral veins; vena cerebri media
n.
  1. arises near the eye; joins the superficial temporal veins to form the retromandibular vein
n.
  1. a vein on each side that drains the lateral part of the thyroid and empties into the internal jugular vein

mineral vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a layer of ore between layers of rock; vein

musculophrenic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins that drain the upper abdominal wall and the lower intercostal spaces and the abdomen; vena musculophrenica

nasofrontal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein located in the anterior medial part of the orbit; connects the superior ophthalmic with the angular vein; vena nasofrontalis
n.
  1. a tributary of the coronary sinus; on the posterior wall of the left atrium; vena obliqua atrii sinistri

obturator vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein formed by the union of tributaries that drain the hip joints and thigh muscles; empties into the internal iliac vein; vena obturatoria

occipital vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein that drains the occipital region; vena occipitalis

ophthalmic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. either of two veins that serve the eye; empties into the cavernous sinus; vena ophthalmica

ovarian vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of the veins that drain the ovaries; the right opens into the inferior vena cava; the left opens into the left renal vein; vena ovarica

palatine vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein that drains the region of the palate and empties into the facial vein; vena palatina

pancreatic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins draining the pancreas and emptying into the superior mesenteric and splenic veins; venae pancreatica

paraumbilical vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. small veins arising in skin around the navel; terminate as accessory portal veins; vena paraumbilicalis

parotid vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. parotid branches of the facial vein; they drain part of the parotid gland and empty into the retromandibular vein

pectoral vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins that drain the pectoral muscles and empty into the subclavian vein; vena pectoralis

perforating vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins that accompany the perforating arteries; drain leg muscles; empty into the deep femoral vein; vena perforantis
n.
  1. several small veins from the pericardium; vena pericardiaca

peroneal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. accompany the peroneal arteries; arising in the heel and running up the back of the leg to join the posterior tibial veins of the popliteal vein; fibular vein; vena peroneus

pharyngeal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins from the pharyngeal plexus that empty into the internal jugular vein; vena pharyngeus

phrenic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. either of two veins that drain the diaphragm; vena phrenica

popliteal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein arising in the knee and ascending to become the femoral vein; vena poplitea

portal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a short vein that carries blood into the liver; hepatic portal vein; portal; vena portae
E.g.
  • The L1 larvae bore through the intestinal wall and are carried to the liver by the hepatic portal vein.
  • It accompanies the hepatic artery, ramifying upon its branches, and upon those of the portal vein in the substance of the liver.
  • In 1911, Whipple went to Vienna to study hepatic portal vein blood flow and its effects on hepatic functions in the dog with Hans Meyer.
n.
  1. a major drainage channel from the caudal part of the body
n.
  1. posterior branch of the facial vein; formed by temporal veins in front of the ear; retromandibular vein; vena retromandibularis
n.
  1. arises near the apex of the heart and empties into the coronary sinus; vena posterior ventriculi sinistri

prepyloric vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tributary of the right gastric vein; vena pylorica

pudendal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. vein of the pudendum; venae pudendum

pulmonary vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of four veins that carry arterial blood from the lungs to the left atrium of the heart; vena pulmonalis

pyloric vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. receives veins from the upper surfaces of the stomach and empties into the portal vein; right gastric vein; vena gastrica-dextra

radial vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. superficial veins ascending the radial side of the forearm; combines with the ulnar veins to form the brachial vein; vena radialis

rectal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several veins draining the walls of the anal canal and rectum; hemorrhoidal vein; vena rectalis

renal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins that accompany renal arteries; open into the vena cava at the level of the 2nd lumbar vertebra; vena renalis

retromandibular vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. posterior branch of the facial vein; formed by temporal veins in front of the ear; vena retromandibularis; posterior facial vein

right gastric vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. receives veins from the upper surfaces of the stomach and empties into the portal vein; pyloric vein; vena gastrica-dextra

sacral vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. vein of the sacral region; vena sacralis

saphenous vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. either of two chief superficial veins of the leg that drain blood from the foot; vena saphena

scrotal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins passing from the scrotum to the pudendal veins; vena scrotalis

short saphenous vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein running from the foot up the back of the leg to the knee

sigmoid vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tributaries of the inferior mesenteric vein; drains the sigmoid colon; vena sigmoideus

spinal vein

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n.
  1. veins that drain the spinal cord; vena spinalis

splenic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein formed by several small veins on the surface of the spleen; joins the superior mesenteric to form the portal vein; vena lienalis
n.
  1. drains the sternocleidomastoid muscle; empties into the internal jugular vein; vena sternocleidomastoidea

striate vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. tributaries to the basal vein; inferior thalamostriate vein

stylomastoid vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein that drains the tympanic cavity and empties into the retromandibular vein; vena stylomastoidea

subclavian vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a continuation of the axillary vein; joins the internal jugular to form the brachiocephalic vein; vena subclavia

sublingual vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a tributary of the lingual vein; vena sublingualis
n.
  1. empties into the great saphenous vein; vena epigastrica superficialis
n.
  1. a large vein along the line of the Sylvian fissure to the cavernous sinus
n.
  1. join the middle temporal vein to empty into the retromandibular vein
n.
  1. a cerebral vein that drains the dorsal convexity of the cerebral hemisphere and empties into the cavernous sinus; vena cerebrum superior
n.
  1. a tributary of the facial vein that drains the upper lip; vena labialis superior
n.
  1. a vein that begins at the inner angle of the eye socket and passes through the superior orbital fissure to empty into the cavernous sinus
n.
  1. either of two pulmonary veins (left and right) returning blood from the superior lobes of the lungs; vena pulmonalis superior

superior thalamostriate vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a long vein that helps to form the internal cerebral vein
n.
  1. a vein on each side that drains the upper part of the thyroid and empties into the internal jugular vein
n.
  1. drains the front of the scalp; unites with the supratrochlear vein to form the angular vein; vena supraorbitalis

supratrochlear vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. drains the front of the scalp; unites with the supraorbital vein to form the angular vein; vena supratrochlearis

temporal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several veins draining the temporal region; vena temporalis

testicular vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein from the testicles; vena testicularis

thalamostriate vein

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n.
  1. a vein serving the thalamus and corpus striatum

thoracic vein

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n.
  1. veins that drain the thoracic walls; vena thoracica

thoracoepigastric vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein arising from the region of the superficial epigastric vein and opening into the axillary vein or thoracic vein; vena thoracoepigastrica

thyroid vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several small veins draining blood from the thyroid area; vena thyroidea

tibial vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins of the lower leg; empty into the popliteal vein; vena tibialis

tracheal vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. several small veins from the trachea; vena trachealis

tympanic vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins from the tympanic cavity that empty into the retromandibular vein

ulnar vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. any of several veins of the forearm; vena ulnaris

umbilical vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein in the umbilical cord; returns nutrient blood from the placenta to the fetus; vena umbilicalis

uterine vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. one of two veins on each side that arise from the uterine plexus and empty into the internal iliac vein

varicose vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein that is permanently dilated; most common in the legs

vein of penis

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein serving the penis

vertebral vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein that goes through the foramina of the cervical vertebrae and forms a plexus around the vertebral artery; empties into the brachiocephalic vein; vena vertebralis

vesical vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins that drain the vesical plexus and join the internal iliac veins; vena vesicalis

vestibular vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. veins that drain the saccule and utricle; vena vestibularis

vortex vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein formed by branches from the back surface of the eye and the ciliary body; empties into the ophthalmic veins; vorticose vein; vena vorticosum

vorticose vein

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a vein formed by branches from the back surface of the eye and the ciliary body; empties into the ophthalmic veins; vortex vein; vena vorticosum

same vein

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E.g.
  • Publication of compositions in the same vein (', ', etc.)
  • The fictional element is in the same vein as Dan Brown's "The Da Vinci Code".
  • In the same vein, Astra Draco was founded in Lund, where Lund University was located.

similar vein

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E.g.
  • Barnes played as an attacking half-back in a similar vein to József Bozsik.
  • The campaign continued in a similar vein, lasting for a total of ninety days.
  • In a similar vein computing professionals should respect confidentiality when applicable.

vein thrombosis

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E.g.
  • Desirudin also reduced the rate of proximal deep vein thrombosis.
  • In the same population, deep vein thrombosis (DVT) was found in 24.6% of people with SVTs.
  • Use of tamoxifen has been shown to slightly increase risk of deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, and stroke.

deep vein

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E.g.
  • Desirudin also reduced the rate of proximal deep vein thrombosis.
  • In the same population, deep vein thrombosis (DVT) was found in 24.6% of people with SVTs.
  • Use of tamoxifen has been shown to slightly increase risk of deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, and stroke.
E.g.
  • Desirudin also reduced the rate of proximal deep vein thrombosis.
  • In the same population, deep vein thrombosis (DVT) was found in 24.6% of people with SVTs.
  • Use of tamoxifen has been shown to slightly increase risk of deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, and stroke.
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