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an intermixture of a contrasting or unexpected quality, especially in a person's character

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a temporary state of mind or feeling

a distinctive way of expressing oneself

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a blood vessel that carries blood from the capillaries toward the heart

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a distinctive style or manner

any of the vascular bundles or ribs that form the branching framework of conducting and supporting tissues in a leaf or other plant organ

a layer of ore between layers of rock

one of the horny ribs that stiffen and support the wing of an insect

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make a veinlike pattern

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Azygos vein is formed by the union of the ascending lumbar veins with the right subcostal veins at the level of the 12th thoracic vertebra, ascending in the posterior mediastinum, and arching over the right main bronchus at the root of the right lung to join the superior venacave.
A dilated communicating vein between the left renal vein and the left ascending lumbar vein is one of them regarding which there have been only a few cases reported in literature.
Lumbar veins drain blood from the abdominal wall and vertebral venous plexus into the inferior vena cava, ascending lumbar veins, renal veins, or lumbar azygous vein.
The lumbar segmental veins connect the ascending lumbar veins to the inferior vena cava.
Ascending lumbar veins on either side received lumbar and subcostal veins of their corresponding side and terminated in the azygos vein.