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varico-

1.
a combining form meaning “varix,” “varicose vein,” used in the formation of compound words:
varicocele.
Also, especially before a vowel, varic-.
Origin
< Latin varic- (stem of varix) + -o-. See varix
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British Dictionary definitions for varico

varico-

combining form
1.
indicating a varix or varicose veins: varicotomy
Word Origin
from Latin varix, varic- distended vein
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varico in Medicine

varico- or varic-
pref.
Varix; varicose: varicocele.

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