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Definition 1: a vital part that is vulnerable to attack - [noun denoting attribute]

Samples where jugular or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he always goes for the jugular

(jugular is a kind of ...) a place of especial vulnerability

Definition 2: veins in the neck that return blood from the head - [noun denoting body]

Synonyms for jugular in the sense of this definition

(jugular is a kind of ...) a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart

"all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood"

(... is a kind of jugular ) arises below the chin from veins draining the lower face; joins the external jugular vein

(... is a kind of jugular ) formed by the junction of the posterior auricular and the retromandibular veins; empties into the subclavian vein

(... is a kind of jugular ) a continuation of the sigmoid sinus of the dura mater; joins the subclavian vein to form the brachiocephalic vein

(... is part of jugular) the part of an organism (human or animal) that connects the head to the rest of the body

"he admired her long graceful neck" "the horse won by a neck"

Definition 3: relating to or located in the region of the neck or throat - [adjective denoting pert]

Samples where jugular or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • jugular vein

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