/ (ˈsɜːsɔɪd) /
pathol resembling a varixAlso: varicoid
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Word Origin for cirsoid
C19: from Greek kirsoeidēs, from kirsos swollen vein + -oid
Words nearby cirsoid
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Example sentences from the Web for cirsoid
Cirsoid aneurysm is usually met with in the course of the temporal artery, and may involve the greater part of the scalp.
Medical definitions for cirsoid
[ sûr′soid′ ]
Resembling a dilated vein.
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