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venosity

[vi-nos-i-tee] /vɪˈnɒs ɪ ti/
noun, Physiology
1.
the state or quality of being venous.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; venose + -ity
Related forms
hypervenosity, noun
supervenosity, noun
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venosity

/vɪˈnɒsɪtɪ/
noun
1.
an excessive quantity of blood in the venous system or in an organ or part
2.
an unusually large number of blood vessels in an organ or part
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venosity ve·nos·i·ty (vē-nŏs'ĭ-tē)
n.

  1. The quality or condition of being venous or venose.

  2. An excess of venous blood.

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