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peninsula of southwestern Alaska (a continuation of the Aleutian Islands) Alaska Peninsula
continuation of the angular vein; unites with the retromandibular vein before emptying into the internal jugular vein anterior facial vein , vena facialis anterior
verb tense in some languages (classical Greek and Sanskrit) expressing action (especially past action) without indicating its completion or continuation aorist
main artery of the upper arm; a continuation of the axillary artery; bifurcates into the radial and ulnar arteries at the elbow arteria brachialis , brachial artery
chief artery of the thigh; a continuation of the external iliac artery arteria femoralis , femoral artery
continuation of the femoral artery that branches to supply the legs and feet arteria poplitea , popliteal artery
continuation of the basilic vein and brachial vein that becomes the subclavian vein axillary vein , vena axillaris
one of a system of veins that drain the thoracic and abdominal walls; arises as a continuation of the right ascending lumbar vein and terminates in the superior vena cava azygos vein , azygous vein , vena azygos
continuation of the Roman Empire in the Middle East after its division in 395 Byzantine Empire , Byzantium , Eastern Roman Empire
timidity that prevents the continuation of a course of action cold feet
continuation of a syntactic unit from one line of verse into the next line without a pause enjambement , enjambment
continuation of the femoral vein; unites with the internal iliac vein to form the common iliac vein external iliac vein
vein that accompanies the femoral artery in the same sheath; a continuation of the popliteal vein; becomes the external iliac vein femoral vein , vena femoralis
continuation of the left ascending lumbar vein; crosses the midline at the 8th vertebra and empties into the azygos vein hemizygos vein , hemizygous vein , vena hemizygos
continuation of the sigmoid sinus of the dura mater; joins the subclavian vein to form the brachiocephalic vein internal jugular vein
lap at the front of a coat; continuation of the coat collar lapel
posterior continuation of the pterygoid plexus; joins the superficial temporal vein to form the retromandibular vein maxillary vein , vena maxillaris
suture between the occipital and the temporal bones; a continuation of the lamboid suture occipitomastoid suture
continuation, uncontrollable perseveration
act of sending an accused person back into custody to await trial (or the continuation of the trial) remand
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