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venisection

[ven-uh-sek-shuh n, vee-nuh-] /ˌvɛn əˈsɛk ʃən, ˌvi nə-/
noun, Surgery
Also, venesection.
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Examples for venisection
  • Phlebotomy may be called blood removal, blood letting, or venisection.

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