cirsoid

/ (ˈsɜːsɔɪd) /

adjective

pathol resembling a varixAlso: varicoid

Nearby words

  1. cirrostratus,
  2. cirrous,
  3. cirrus,
  4. cirrus clouds,
  5. cirsectomy,
  6. cirsoid aneurysm,
  7. ciré,
  8. cis,
  9. cis female,
  10. cis male

Word Origin for cirsoid

C19: from Greek kirsoeidēs, from kirsos swollen vein + -oid

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Medicine definitions for cirsoid

cirsoid

[ sûrsoid′ ]

adj.

Resembling a dilated vein.

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