innominate vein
noun Date: 1876 brachiocephalic vein

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  • innominate vein — n BRACHIOCEPHALIC VEIN * * * (brachiocephalic vein) either of two veins, one on each side of the neck, formed by the junction of the external jugular and subclavian veins. The two veins join to form the superior vena cava. * * * vena… …   Medical dictionary

  • innominate vein — noun veins formed by the union of the internal jugular and subclavian veins • Syn: ↑brachiocephalic vein, ↑vena brachiocephalica • Hypernyms: ↑vein, ↑vena, ↑venous blood vessel …   Useful english dictionary

  • innominate vein — Anat. See brachiocephalic vein. [1875 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • innominate vein — brachiocephalic vein either of two veins, one on each side of the neck, formed by the junction of the external jugular and subclavian veins. The two veins join to form the superior vena cava …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • innominate vein — noun Anatomy either of two large veins of the neck …   English new terms dictionary

  • Вена Безымянная (Innominate Vein), Вена Плечеголовная (Brachiocephalic Vein) — любая из двух вен, проходящих с каждой стороны шеи; образуется в результате слияния наружной яремной и подключичной вен. Соединяясь между собой, безымянные вены образуют верхнюю полую вену. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • Innominate — In*nom i*nate, a. [L. innominatus; pref. in not + nominare to name.] 1. Having no name; unnamed; as, an innominate person or place. [R.] Ray. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) A term used in designating many parts otherwise unnamed; as, the innominate… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Innominate bone — Innominate In*nom i*nate, a. [L. innominatus; pref. in not + nominare to name.] 1. Having no name; unnamed; as, an innominate person or place. [R.] Ray. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) A term used in designating many parts otherwise unnamed; as, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Innominate contracts — Innominate In*nom i*nate, a. [L. innominatus; pref. in not + nominare to name.] 1. Having no name; unnamed; as, an innominate person or place. [R.] Ray. [1913 Webster] 2. (Anat.) A term used in designating many parts otherwise unnamed; as, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vein, external jugular — The more superficial of the two jugular veins situated on each side of the neck. The other is the internal jugular vein. They drain blood from the head, brain, face and neck and convey it toward the heart. The external jugular vein collects most… …   Medical dictionary

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