systemic circulation

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Heart and circulatory system:
systemic circulation on the right side; pulmonary circulation on the left side.

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systemic circulation (countable and uncountable, plural systemic circulations)

  1. (anatomy) The part of blood circulation which carries oxygenated blood away from the heart, to the body, and returns deoxygenated blood back to the heart.

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