venose

[vee-nohs]

adjective

having many or prominent veins.

Origin of venose

1655–65; < Latin vēnōsus, equivalent to vēn(a) vein + -ōsus -ose1
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British Dictionary definitions for venose

venose

adjective

having veins; venous
(of a plant) covered with veins or similar ridges

Word Origin for venose

C17: via Latin vēnōsus, from vēna a vein
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Medicine definitions for venose

venose

[vēnōs′]

adj.

Having noticeable veins or veinlike markings.
Venous.
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