venous return

noun
venous re·​turn | \ -ri-ˈtərn How to pronounce venous return (audio) \

Medical Definition of venous return

: the flow of blood from the venous system into the right atrium of the heart

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“Venous return.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/venous%20return. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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