superior thyroid vein n.
A vein that receives blood from the upper part of the thyroid gland and the larynx, accompanies the superior thyroid artery, and empties into the internal jugular vein.
noun, plural superior venae cavae. 1. See under vena cava. noun, plural venae cavae [vee-nee key-vee] /ˈvi ni ˈkeɪ vi/ (Show IPA). Anatomy. 1. either of two large veins discharging blood into the right atrium of the heart, one (superior vena cava or precava) conveying blood from the head, chest, and upper extremities and the […]
adjective 1. lying above or upon something else. adjective 1. lying immediately above or upon
An initiative started in 1989, under the Computer Board, with the aim of developing of a national broadband network to support UK higher education and research. The preparatory work culminated in 1992 with the award of a contract worth 18M pounds to British Telecom to provide networking services over a four year period that extends […]
noun 1. a jet aircraft, especially a large one, capable of supersonic flight.