a slender, pelagic shark, Prionace glauca, that is indigo blue above, shading to white below.
noun 1. an island of NW Europe, separated from the mainland by the English Channel and the North Sea: since 1707 the name has applied politically to England, Scotland, and Wales. 88,139 sq. mi. (228,280 sq. km). noun 1. England, Wales, and Scotland including those adjacent islands governed from the mainland (i.e. excluding the Isle […]
noun 1. a large bustard, Otis tarda, of southern and central Europe and western and central Asia, having a wingspread of about 8 feet (2.4 meters).
- Great cardiac vein
great cardiac vein n. A tributary of the coronary sinus that begins at the apex of the heart and runs in the anterior interventricular sulcus.
- Great cerebral vein
great cerebral vein n. A vein formed by the junction of the two internal cerebral veins and passes between the corpus callosum and the pineal gland to continue into the straight sinus.