1. [ noun ] (anatomy,zoology) veins in the neck that return blood from the head
Synonyms: vena_jugularis jugular_vein
Related terms: vein anterior_jugular_vein internal_jugular_vein external_jugular_vein neck
2. [ adjective ] relating to or located in the region of the neck or throat

"jugular vein"

Related terms: neck
3. [ noun ] a vital part that is vulnerable to attack

"he always goes for the jugular"

Related terms: weak_part
Similar spelling:   juggler