Sentence Examples


  • The chief varieties of haemorrhage are arterial, venous and capillary.
  • The heart has a pair of venous ostia, often blending into one, and an anterior arterial aorta.
  • VS, Ventral venous sinus.
  • The right and left halves are completely divided by septa, no mixture of the venous and arterial blood being possible, an advance upon reptilian conditions, even the highest.
  • It receives the three great venous trunks of the body, namely the vena cava superior dextra, the vena cava superior sinistra more dorsally, and the vena cava inferior more to the right and below; the opening of the last is guarded by two prominent valves in place of the mammalian valvula Eustachii.