venula


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Related to venula: venule, arteriola, venular
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Noun1.venula - a minute vein continuous with a capillaryvenula - a minute vein continuous with a capillary
episcleral veins, venae episclerales - small veins in the sclera near the corneal margin; empty into the anterior ciliary veins
stellate venule - a star-shaped group of venules in the renal cortex
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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5) with apodeme and venula Vf as long as pleura II; anterior margin notched and sclerotized medially.