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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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    adjective 1. Anatomy . a. of or pertaining to the throat or neck. b. noting or pertaining to any of certain large veins of the neck, especially one (external jugular ...

  • jugular: Definition from Answers.com

    adj. Of, relating to, or located in the region of the neck or throat. n. A jugular vein. The most vital part: a strategic attack aimed at the enemy's jugular. [Late ...

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    jug·u·lar (j g y-l r) adj. Of, relating to, or located in the region of the neck or throat. n. 1. A jugular vein. 2. The most vital part: a strategic attack aimed ...

  • jugular - Wiktionary

    Relating to, or located near, the neck or throat. · Of or pertaining to fish with ventral fins attached under the throat. · Vein through the neck (or ...

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