jugular

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Related to jugulars: external jugular vein, V jugularis

jugular

1. of, relating to, or situated near the throat or neck
2. of, having, or denoting pelvic fins situated in front of the pectoral fins

jugular

[′jəg·yə·lər]
(anatomy)
Pertaining to the region of the neck above the clavicle.
References in classic literature ?
It was such a thing that leaped upon the breast of the panthan to tear at his jugular.
Separation of jugular vein--death rapid--been dead at least half an hour.
It is all over; there will be nothing the matter; money shall be got in; and if it don't come in fast enough, old Nickleby shall stump up again, or have his jugular separated if he dares to vex and hurt the little--'