Dictionary.com

superior pulmonary vein

Save This Word!

n.
A vein that returns blood from the left superior lobe of the lung to the left atrium; left superior pulmonary vein.
A vein that returns blood from the superior and middle lobes of the right lung to the left atrium; right superior pulmonary vein.
QUIZ
ARE YOU A TRUE BLUE CHAMPION OF THESE "BLUE" SYNONYMS?
We could talk until we're blue in the face about this quiz on words for the color "blue," but we think you should take the quiz and find out if you're a whiz at these colorful terms.
Question 1 of 8
Which of the following words describes “sky blue”?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.

How to use superior pulmonary vein in a sentence

FEEDBACK