genicular vein

n.

Any of the veins that accompany the genicular arteries, drain blood from structures around the knee, and end in the popliteal vein.

Nearby words

  1. genial tubercle,
  2. geniality,
  3. genially,
  4. genic,
  5. genicular,
  6. geniculate,
  7. geniculate body,
  8. geniculate ganglion,
  9. geniculate neuralgia,
  10. geniculately


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