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venostasis

[vee-noh-stey-sis]
noun
  1. retardation or stoppage of blood flow through a vein.
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Origin of venostasis

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venostasis in Medicine

venostasis

(vē-nŏstə-sĭs, vē′nō-stāsĭs)
n.
  1. phlebostasis
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