musculophrenic vein n.
Any of the veins that accompany the musculophrenic artery and drain blood from the upper abdominal wall, the lower intercostal spaces, and the diaphragm.
- Musculophrenic artery
musculophrenic artery mus·cu·lo·phren·ic artery (mŭs’kyə-lō-frěn’ĭk) n. An artery with its origin in the lateral terminal branch of the internal thoracic artery, with distribution to the diaphragm and the intercostal muscles, and with anastomoses to the branches of the pericardiacophrenic, and inferior phrenic.
noun 1. a small, hornless deer, Moschus moschiferus, of central Asia, the male of which secretes musk: now rare. noun 1. a small central Asian mountain deer, Moschus moschiferus. The male has long tusklike canine teeth and secretes musk
noun 1. . 2. an Australian duck, Biziura lobata, having a musky odor. noun 1. another name for Muscovy duck 2. a duck, Biziura lobata, inhabiting swamps, lakes, and streams in Australia. The male has a leathery pouch beneath the bill and emits a musky odour
[muhs-kee-goh] /mʌsˈki goʊ/ noun 1. a city in SE Wisconsin.