emissary vein definition

  • noun:
    • one of several connecting veins into the scalp and head that strain blood from sinuses into the dura mater to veins outside the head
    • one of the connecting veins when you look at the scalp and mind that strain bloodstream from sinuses when you look at the dura mater to veins away from head
    • one of several connecting veins in head and mind that strain bloodstream from sinuses inside dura mater to veins outside the head

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