saphenous

[suh-fee-nuh s]
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adjective

of, relating to, or situated near the saphenous vein.

noun


Nearby words

  1. sapele,
  2. saphar,
  3. saphead,
  4. sapheaded,
  5. saphena,
  6. saphenous nerve,
  7. saphenous vein,
  8. sapid,
  9. sapience,
  10. sapiens

Origin of saphenous

First recorded in 1830–40; saphen(a) + -ous

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