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1. affording an outlet, as an emissary vein (see anatomic Table of Veins in the Appendices).
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.


1. Relating to, or providing, an outlet or drain.
2. Synonym(s): emissary vein
[see emissarium]
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012


(1) Any outlet or drain.
(2) Emmisary vein; vena emissaria [NA6].
Segen's Medical Dictionary. © 2012 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.


1. Relating to, or providing, an outlet or drain.
2. Synonym(s): emissary vein.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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The family of Rodolfo Boligao, who had been beheaded by Abu Sayyaf after weeks of captivity following his kidnapping in May, had already raised P500,000 in ransom and entrusted the money to an emissary, who has not been identified.
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