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venepuncture

[ven-uh-puhngk-cher, vee-nuh-] /ˈvɛn əˌpʌŋk tʃər, ˈvi nə-/
noun, Medicine/Medical
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; vene- (see venesection) + puncture
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British Dictionary definitions for venepuncture

venepuncture

/ˈvɛnɪˌpʌŋktʃə/
noun
1.
a variant spelling of venipuncture

venipuncture

/ˈvɛnɪˌpʌŋktʃə/
noun
1.
(med) the puncturing of a vein, esp to take a sample of venous blood or inject a drug
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