veni-


variant of veno- before a vowel: venipuncture.

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Definition for veni- (2 of 2)

veno-

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-
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Medical definitions for veni-

veno-

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Vein; venous:venipuncture.
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