diploic vein

noun

Medical Definition of diploic vein

: any of several veins situated in channels in the diploe

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“Diploic vein.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/diploic%20vein. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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