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ve·nous

 (vē′nəs)
adj.
1. Of or relating to the veins in the body: venous circulation.
2. Of, relating to, or being the blood in the veins or pulmonary arteries that is usually dark red as a result of low oxygen content.
3. Having numerous veins, as a leaf or the wings of an insect.

[From Latin vēnōsus, from vēna, vein.]

ve′nous·ly adv.
ve′nous·ness n.

venous

(ˈviːnəs)
adj
1. (Physiology) physiol of or relating to the blood circulating in the veins
2. (Physiology) of or relating to the veins
[C17: see venose]
ˈvenously adv
ˈvenousness n

ve•nous

(ˈvi nəs)

adj.
1. of or pertaining to a vein or veins.
2. having or composed of veins.
3. pertaining to or designating the oxygen-poor, dark red blood that is carried back to the heart by the veins and by the pulmonary artery.
[1620–30; < Latin vēnōsus; see vein, -ous]
ve′nous•ly, adv.
ve′nous•ness, ve•nos•i•ty (vɪˈnɒs ɪ ti) n.

venous

Relating to veins.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.venous - of or contained in or performing the function of the veinsvenous - of or contained in or performing the function of the veins; "venous inflammation"; "venous blood as contrasted with arterial blood"; "venous circulation"
Translations
žilní

venous

[ˈviːnəs] ADJ (Med) → venoso

venous

adj (form, Anat) → venös; (Bot) → geädert

ve·nous

a. venoso-a, rel. a las venas;
___ bloodsangre ___;
___ congestioncongestión ___;
___ insufficiencyinsuficiencia ___;
___ returnretorno ___;
___ sinusseno ___;
___ thrombo-embolismtromboembolismo ___;
___ thrombosistrombosis ___.

venous

adj venoso
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Another study in rats comparing blood test results from the orbital venous plexus with vena cava blood showed a much better agreement between sites.
Effect of bleeding site on clinical laboratory testing of rats: orbital venous plexus versus posterior vena cava.