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Definitions of jugular:

part of speech: noun

1. Relating to the throat or neck. 2. Relating to the jugular veins. 3. A jugular vein.

part of speech: adjective

Pertaining to the throat.

Usage examples for jugular:

  • He 'd been killed by a knife- thrower, and a boss one at that- cut right across his jugular "Emerson's Wife and Other Western Stories Emerson's Wife -- Colonel Kate's Protégée -- The Kid of Apache Teju -- A Blaze on Pard Huff -- How Colonel Kate Won Her Spurs -- Hollyhocks -- The Rise, Fall, and Redemption of Johnson Sides -- A Piece of Wreckag", Florence Finch Kelly
  • With some difficult, and at the serious risk of his jugular he mounted them, and found himself, as Miranda had stated, in a place he knew very well. "The Midnight Queen", May Agnes Fleming
  • Connection is made with the subclavian vein on the upper side at the place where it is joined by the left jugular vein. "Physiology and Hygiene for Secondary Schools", Francis M. Walters, A.M.

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