veno-


a combining form with the meaning “vein,” used in the formation of compound words: venostasis.

Nearby words

  1. venizélos,
  2. venlafaxine,
  3. venlo,
  4. venn diagram,
  5. vennel,
  6. veno-occlusive disease of liver,
  7. venogram,
  8. venography,
  9. venology,
  10. venom

Also veni-; especially before a vowel, ven-.

Origin of veno-

< Latin vēn(a) vein + -o-

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Medicine definitions for veno-

veno-

pref.

Vein; venous:venipuncture.

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