rete mirabile

[ mĭ-rä′bĭ-lē ]

n.

A vascular network interrupting the continuity of an artery or vein, as in the glomeruli of the kidney or in the liver.

QUIZZES

CHALLENGE YOURSELF WITH THESE WORDS FROM "LITTLE WOMEN"

"Little Women" may be a classic, but that doesn't mean we all know the meanings of the vocab words from the book. Can you define these words correctly and make Jo proud?
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