jugular

  1. veins in the neck that return blood from the head
  2. a vital part that is vulnerable to attack

Jugular

• (a.) Any fish which has the ventral fins situated forward of the pectoral fins, or beneath the throat; one of a division of fishes (Jugulares). • (a.) Of or pertaining to the jugular vein; as, the jugular foramen. • (a.) Having the ventral fins beneath the throat; -- said of certain fishes. • (a.) One of the large veins which ...
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jugular

(jug´u-lәr) cervical (def. 1). pertaining to a jugular vein. a jugular vein.
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jugular

1. <anatomy> Of or pertaining to the throat or neck; as, the jugular vein. Of or pertaining to the jugular vein; as, the jugular foramen. ... 2. <zoology> Having the ventral fins beneath the throat; said of certain fishes. ... Origin: L. Jugulum the collar bone, which joins together the shoulders and the breast, the throat, akin to jung...
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Jugular

Ju'gu·lar adjective [ Latin jugulum the collar bone, which joins together the shoulders and the breast, the throat, akin to jungere to yoke, to join: confer French jugulaire . See Join .] 1. (Anat.) (a) Of or pertaining to the throat or neck; as, the...
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Jugular

Ju'gu·lar noun [ Confer French jugulaire . See Jugular , adjective ] 1. (Anat.) One of the large veins which return the blood from the head to the heart through two chief trunks, an external and an internal, on each side of the neck; -- called also t...
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jugular

A large vein on the bottom surface of the neck that may be used to collect blood samples or to place catheters.
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jugular

adjective, Latin jugulum = neck.
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Jugular

Jugular: The principal vein in the front of either side of the neck. The word comes from the Latin jugulum meaning throat. The jugular is 'the vein of the throat' or in ancient times 'the sacrificial vein.'
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Jugular

pertaining to the throat
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Jugular

pertaining to the throat
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jugular

Type: Term Pronunciation: jŭg′yū-lăr Definitions: 1. Relating to the throat or neck. 2. Relating to the jugular veins. 3. A jugular vein.
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Jugular

vein in the neck that returns blood from the head.
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