vena maxillaris


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Noun1.vena maxillaris - posterior continuation of the pterygoid plexusvena maxillaris - posterior continuation of the pterygoid plexus; joins the superficial temporal vein to form the retromandibular vein
vein, vena, venous blood vessel - a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart; "all veins except the pulmonary vein carry unaerated blood"
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