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venose

[vee-nohs]
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adjective
  1. having many or prominent veins.
  2. venous.
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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
  1. having veins; venous
  2. (of a plant) covered with veins or similar ridges
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Word Origin

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

venose

(vēnōs′)
adj.
  1. Having noticeable veins or veinlike markings.
  2. Venous.
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