from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A vein that conducts blood from the digestive organs, spleen, pancreas, and gallbladder to the liver.
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- n. A short, wide vein that carries blood to the liver from the organs of the digestive system.
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- n. a short vein that carries blood into the liver
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