venous

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Etymology[edit]

Variant of venose, from Latin venosus.

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Adjective[edit]

venous (comparative more venous, superlative most venous)

  1. Of or pertaining to veins.
    Her venous circulation was poor, leading to varicose veins.
  2. Possessing veins.
    It was a sample of venous tissue.
  3. Having numerous veins.
    The tree has highly serrated and venous leaves.

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