variant of veno- before a vowel: venipuncture.

Definition for veni- (2 of 2)


a combining form with the meaning “vein,” used in the formation of compound words: venostasis.
Also veni-; especially before a vowel, ven-.

Origin of veno-

< Latin vēn(a) vein + -o- Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for veni-



Vein; venous:venipuncture.
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